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Summer of Soul (...Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised)


About the Screening


In his acclaimed debut as a filmmaker, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson presents a powerful and transporting documentary—part music film, part historical record created around an epic event that celebrated Black history, culture and fashion. Summer of Soul shines a light on the importance of history and stands as a testament to the healing power of music during times of unrest, both past and present.

Closed Captioning is available for this film.


Director(s): Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson
Distributor: Hulu, Onyx Collective and Searchlight Pictures
Producer(s): Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent, David Dinerstein