Summer of Soul
Cinema- Buff Club
During the same summer as Woodstock, over 300,000 people attended the Harlem Cultural Festival, celebrating African American music and culture, and promoting Black pride and unity. The footage from the festival sat in a basement, unseen for over 50 years, keeping this incredible event in America's history lost—until now.
Director: Ahmir-Khalib Thompson
Cast: Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly & the Family Stone, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Ray Baretto, Abbey Lincoln & Max Roachand more.
Genre: Music / Documentary
Consumer Advice: Mild Themes and drug references
Run time: 1hr 57m
Year of Release: 2021
Gourmet toasties and warming soup will be available for purchase at Melts from 5.15pm – 8.15pm. The Bar and Candy Bar will be open for snack and drink service from doors open. Come early or stick around after your film to make the most of your visit.