2018 | Trailer


By Marlon Johnson and Dennis Scholl

2020 Suncoast Emmy, Arts Program

Singular Poster


Singular is a cinematic love letter to the greatest jazz singer of the 21st Century—Miami born Haitian American artist, Cecile McLorin Salvant.

The film tracks her rise to the top of the jazz world from he victory in the Thelonious Monk Vocals Competition to her three recent jazz vocal Grammys.

Screenings & Awards

World Premiere
Miami International Film Festival, 2019

Haiti International Film Festival, Best Documentary, 2019

Central Florida Film Festival, Finalist, Best Documentary, 2019

New Orleans Film Festival, 2019

Chagrin Documentary Film Festival, 2019

Macon Film Festival, 2019

WPBT, South Florida Public Television

American Public Television, syndicated for screening on public television across the United States


Producer and Director
Marlon Johnson and Dennis Scholl

Marlon Johnson

Story by
Dennis Scholl

Ed Talavera

Music Supervision
Melissa Chapman, Groove Garden

In Association with Knight Foundation


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