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Mr. SOUL!

Summary From 1968 to 1973, the public television variety show SOUL!, guided by the enigmatic producer and host Ellis Haizlip, offered an unfiltered, uncompromising celebration of Black literature, poetry, music, and politics—voices that had few other options for national exposure, and, as a result, found the program an improbable place to call h...

Mr. SOUL!
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Summary From 1968 to 1973, the public television variety show SOUL!, guided by the enigmatic producer and host Ellis Haizlip, offered an unfiltered, uncompromising celebration of Black literature, poetry, music, and politics—voices that had few other options for national exposure, and, as a result, found the program an improbable place to call h...

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Production Company Shoes In The Bed Productions
Release Date Aug 28, 2020
Duration 1 h 44 m
Tagline Before Oprah - before Arsenio - there was Mr. SOUL! Ellis Haizlip ensures the revolution will be televised with SOUL!, America's first "black Tonight Show."
FOCAL International Awards
• 4 Wins & 6 Nominations
Critics' Choice Documentary Awards
• 1 Win & 5 Nominations
Image Awards (NAACP)
• 1 Win & 4 Nominations