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"What would you want to be known for on Earth?"
"We only have a short time on this planet. You want to become the person that you were born to be. Don’t waste your time on all the junk of life. Spend your precious hours doing what will bring out the real you. The brilliant passionate you, that’s ready to contribute to something meaningful into this world."
Joe Gardner

Soul is an upcoming animated film from Pixar, starring Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Questlove, Phyllica Rashad, and Daveed Diggs. The film is set to release on June 19, 2020.

The plot centers around Joe Gardener, a middle school music teacher in New York City who dreams of performing jazz music onstage, getting a chance to live his dream after impressing other musicians during an opening act. However, after Gardner falls down a manhole, his soul ends up separated from his body and transported to the "You Seminar", a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child, and Gardner must work with souls in training, such as 22, a soul with a dim view on life after being trapped for years at the You Seminar, in order to return to Earth before it's too late.

Not to be confused with the book.


Previews: Teaser.

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