Winner

Summer of Soul (...Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Nominated for Best Documentary


Best Documentary Award given to the director and producer.

Credits

Director: Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson

Producers: David Dinerstein, Robert Fyvolent, Joseph Patel

Synopsis

Summer of Soul is part music film, part historical record created around an epic event that celebrated Black history, culture and fashion. The film shines a light on the importance of history and the healing power of music during times of unrest, both past and present.