Questlove’s Summer time of Soul Wins Greatest Documentary at 2022 Impartial Spirit Awards
Questlove’s Summer time of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Might Not Be Televised) received Greatest Documentary tonight on the 2022 Impartial Spirit Awards. It was nominated alongside Ascension, Flee, Within the Identical Breath, and Procession.
The movie chronicles the 1969 Harlem Cultural Competition, which featured performances from Nina Simone, Stevie Marvel, Sly & the Household Stone, the Staple Singers, and plenty of others. The movie’s soundtrack was launched earlier this yr.
Summer time of Soul received the 2021 Sundance Grand Jury Prize upon its premiere. It’s additionally nominated for a Greatest Music Movie Grammy and Greatest Documentary Function on the Oscars this yr.
Learn Pitchfork’s function “Questlove on Restoring Black Music Historical past and Making One of many 12 months’s Greatest Movies.”