Writer and director Spike Lee holds a press conference outside St. Sabina Church on Chicago's South Side on Thursday, May 14, 2015 regarding his planned controversial movie "Chiraq." Lee, along with the Rev. Michael Pfleger, second from right, and actor John Cusack, right, and parents of victims of gun violence spoke to a large crowd in the church's courtyard.
Writer and director Spike Lee holds a press conference outside St. Sabina Church on Chicago's South Side on Thursday, May 14, 2015 regarding his planned controversial movie "Chiraq." Lee, along with the Rev. Michael Pfleger, second from right, and actor John Cusack, right, and parents of victims of gun violence spoke to a large crowd in the church's courtyard. Phil Velasquez Chicago Tribune/TNS
Writer and director Spike Lee holds a press conference outside St. Sabina Church on Chicago's South Side on Thursday, May 14, 2015 regarding his planned controversial movie "Chiraq." Lee, along with the Rev. Michael Pfleger, second from right, and actor John Cusack, right, and parents of victims of gun violence spoke to a large crowd in the church's courtyard. Phil Velasquez Chicago Tribune/TNS