Karen Dalton: In My Own Time [In-Person Only]
$13 General Admission
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Blues and folk singer Karen Dalton was a prominent figure in 1960s New York. Idolized by contemporaries like Bob Dylan and younger musicians like Nick Cave, Karen discarded the traditional trappings of success and led an unconventional life until her early death. Since most images of Karen have been lost or destroyed, the film uses Karen’s dulcet melodies and interviews with loved ones to build a rich portrait of this singular woman and her hauntingly beautiful voice.
(Richard Peete & Robert Yapkowitz, US, 2020, 85 min, in English)
Description and images courtesy of Greenwich Entertainment.
“An unvarnished authenticity that cannot be mass-manufactured.” – The Guardian
“In sync with a singular musical artist. In tune with the haunting poetics of her work.” – The Hollywood Reporter
“My favorite female blues singer.” – Nick Cave