Story, Visual Presentation and Representation

Do The Right Thing

answer ALL questions below:
1– When you watch a film, is the story (plot) more important than its visual presentation (art direction, camera angles, lighting, editing, sound, music, performance, etc.) or the opposite AND Why?
2– What Spike Lee’s films have you seen? (hint: use imdb, YouTube, etc.)
3– Does his work represent a community, a group of filmmakers OR just his own vision AND Why?
4Should a filmmaker convey a message or just create entertainment? AND Why?