DaimlerChrysler fetes Singleton

Helmer altered the depiction of African Americans

Director John Singleton was feted Sunday with the DaimlerChrysler 2005 Behind the Lens nod for his accomplishments as a writer-director-producer of feature films that have helped to alter the depiction of African American stories on the screen.

Ceremony, held at the Beverly Hills Hotel, included a Q&A between Singleton and Variety Editor-in-Chief Peter Bart.

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