Critically-acclaimed documentary ‘Mr. SOUL!’ centers around groundbreaking Black variety show, ‘SOUL!’

 By Jamel Smith February 4, 2021 Photo: Alex Harsley / Shoes in the Bed Productions Melissa Haizlip is the director, writer, and producer of the award-winning documentary centered around her uncle Ellis Haizlip and his groundbreaking PBS television series, SOUL!. The public television variety show broke ground by offering an unfiltered, “undiluted Black show” to … Continue reading Critically-acclaimed documentary ‘Mr. SOUL!’ centers around groundbreaking Black variety show, ‘SOUL!’