Project: Summer of Soul

Through 40 hours of never-seen-before footage, SUMMER OF SOUL (…OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED) tells the untold story of 1969’s summer of soul, a musical celebration in Harlem featuring performances by legendary African-American artists.

Director: Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson
Producers: David Dinerstein, Robert Fyvolent, Joseph Patel
Editor: Joshua L. Pearson
Executive Producers: Jen Isaacson, Jon Kamen, Dave Sirulnick, Jody Allen, Ruth Johnston, Rocky Collins, Jannat Gargi, Beth Hubbard, Laurene Powell Jobs, Davis Guggenheim, Jeffrey Lurie, Marie Therese Guirgis, David Barse, Ron Eisenberg, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Shelia Johnson
Co-Executive Producers : Jonathan Silberberg, Nicole Stott
Director of Photography: Shawn Peters
Music Supervisor: Randall Poster

Searchlight Pictures – Date TBA

Sundance 2021 – U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Documentary; Audience Award: U.S. Documentary