Summer of Soul is a feature documentary about the Harlem Cultural Festival directed by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson. This film marks Thompson’s feature directorial debut and focuses on the 1969 outdoor festival in Harlem’s Mount Morris Park.
Led by Creative Director Mark Thompson, Skylab 5 provided title design, motion graphics and creative direction for the feature.
Winner 2022 Academy Award for Best Documentary
Winner 2022 BAFTA Award for Best Documentary
Winner 2022 Grammy Award for Best Music Film
Winner 2022 Independent Spirit Award for Best Documentary
Winner 2022 Eddie Awards for Best Edited Documentary
Winner 2021 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award