Synopsis of Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) on Movies Office: SUMMER OF SOUL is part music film, part ancient document created around an epic occasion that celebrated Black history, lifestyle and fashion. Over the course of six weeks inside the summer season of 1969, simply a hundred miles south of Woodstock, The Harlem Cultural Festival turned into filmed in Mount Morris Park (now Marcus Garvey Park). The photos changed into in no way visible and in large part forgotten-till now. SUMMER OF SOUL shines a mild on the significance of history to our non secular nicely-being and stands as a testomony to the recuperation electricity of tune for the duration of times of unrest, both past and present. The feature consists of never-earlier than-seen live performance performances by Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly and the Family Stone, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Mahalia Jackson, B.B. King, The 5th Dimension and extra.
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