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Summer of Soul
August 22, 2022 @ 8:00 pm
Run Time — 118 minutes
Documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity. Marking the directorial debut by Questlove, it won Best Documentary at the 94th Academy Awards and the 2021 Sundance Grand Jury Prize. Pre-show local musical performance begin at 7:30pm.
Food and drink is available for purchase at the venue. Capacity is currently limited to 200 people and admission is free only with RSVP ticket. Unclaimed tickets will be released to the walk-up wait list ten minutes before the film starts. Seating for 80 people will be provided on a first come, first served basis, but you can also bring your own folding chairs if you prefer.
Presented by Film Works Alfresco, New York City’s only English and Spanish language free outdoor cinema series. This important film program expands public access to professional filmmaking in Northern Manhattan, and presents as diverse an array of films as the community it serves.