Questlove will direct “Black Woodstock,” a feature documentary  about the Harlem Cultural Festival

The Black WoodHeld in Mount Morris Park in Harlem, the outdoor festival brought together a star-studded list of artists, Nina Simone, Stevie Wonder, Mahalia Jackson, and more for a day of music and celebrating African-American culture and politics as well as black unity and pride. The event received little media attention despite bringing out 300,000 people the same year Woodstock was being held.

Black Woodstock is Questlove directorial debut, he will be also co-producing an upcoming Soul Train Broadway musical.