Tue. October 19, 2021 @ 19:30 PT

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

Director(s):
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson
Producer(s):
Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent, David Dinerstein
Distributor:
Hulu, Onyx Collective and Searchlight Pictures
A Black man with black hair wearing pink glasses, a gold necklace and a purple suit. He is playing keyboard to a crowd.

Synopsis

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.

Captioning will be provided for this virtual showing.