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Summer of soul (...or when the revolution could not be televised) / Searchlight Pictures, Onyx Collective and Hulu present ; a Vulcan Productions Inc. production ; in association with Concordia Studio, Play/Action Pictures, LarryBilly Productions ; produced by Mass Distraction Media and RadicalMedia ; a Questlove Jawn ; directed by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson ; produced by Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent, David Dinerstein.

Questlove, film director.  Patel, Joseph, film producer.  Fyvolent, Robert, film producer.  Dinerstein, David, film producer.  Wonder, Stevie, performer.  Simone, Nina, 1933-2003, performer.  Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972, performer.  King, B. B., performer.  Sly & the Family Stone (Musical group), performer.  Gladys Knight and the Pips (Musical group), performer.  5th Dimension (Musical group), performer.  Searchlight Pictures, presenter.  Onyx Collective, presenter.  Hulu (Firm), presenter.  Vulcan Productions, production company.  Concordia Studio, production company.  Play/Action Pictures, production company.  LarryBilly Productions, production company.  Mass Distraction Media, production company. (Firm), production company.  20th Century Studios, publisher.  Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor. 

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

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Galion Library DVD 782.421644 SUMM (Text) 35920505755759 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Burbnank, CA : Buena Vista Home Entertainment
  • Note: Title from container.
  • Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
  • Note: Special features: Audio commentary by director Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson ; Soul searching: a behind-the-scenes look ; Harlem: then and now.
  • Credits: Director of photography, Shawn Peters ; edited by Joshua L. Pearson.
  • Performers: Featuring Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly & the Family Stone, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Mahalia Jackson, B.B. King, The 5th Dimension.
  • Target Audience: MPA rating: PG-13; for some disturbing images, smoking and brief drug material.
  • Note: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen ; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0.
  • Language Note: English dialogue ; French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) ; English descriptive audio.
Subject: Harlem Cultural Festival.
African Americans > Music > 20th century.
African Americans > Music > History.
African Americans > Social life and customs.
Popular music > 1961-1970.
Genre: Documentary films.
Concert films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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