#50. When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006)

- Director: Spike Lee

- Metascore: 89

- IMDb user rating: 8.5

- Runtime: 255 minutes

This documentary by renowned filmmaker Spike Lee dives deep into the American government’s handling of the cataclysmic disaster that was Hurricane Katrina. Lee features interviews with many New Orleans residents impacted by the hurricane and allows them to explain how the city has rebuilt itself since.

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