Op-Ed Column; "Why Democrats Shouldn't be Scared," Published in USA Today, September 1, 2004
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I thought it was a powerful piece of filmmaking. I'm a practicing Catholic, and you know I think Mel and I may be from different wings of the Catholic Church. My film might have been called 'The Compassion of the Christ.'" - On The Passion of the Christ
Raised money for the production of his first film, Roger & Me
(1989), by running neighborhood bingo games in his house.
Famous for his provocative populist documentaries that are unapologetic attacks on social wrongs, including those he considers callous business corporations and opportunistic right wing politicians.
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