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Mister Soul - A Story About Donny Hathaway (2020)

A search for the soul of legendary singer Donny Hathaway: in a poetic journey through cities like St. Louis, Chicago and New York, the film digs deeper and deeper into his life, up until its tragic end.


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The legendary American soul singer Donny Hathaway is considered a genius and was a source of inspiration amongst artists like Stevie Wonder and Amy Winehouse. In the midst of his success, however, he got diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. Take this poetic musical journey with us, to find out how Hathaway tried to find some sort of balance between his genius world of music and the darkness of his mental state.

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28 January 2020 (Netherlands) See more »


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EUR48,767,816 (estimated)
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Zeppers Film & TV, VPRO See more »
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