EXCLUSIVE: Greenwich Entertainment has acquired North American rights to Karen Dalton: In My Personal Time, the function documentary from Richard Peete and Robert Yapkowitz in regards to the people singer Karen Dalton, whose Sixties sphere within the Sixties Greenwich Village people scene included Bob Dylan. Wim Wenders is government producer of the pic, which had its world premiere at DOC NYC.
Greenwich is now eyeing a theatrical launch later in 2021 for the movie, which explores the music and troubled lifetime of the artist, who died in 1993 at age 53 however whose affect has been cited by many. The docu, named after her second album, options interviews with the likes of Nick Cave, Vanessa Carlton and Lacy J. Dalton, who took her surname as tribute. Featured is voice-over from indie people artist Angel Olsen and a rating by Julia Holter, who together with interviews with family members shade within the image of the mysterious Dalton as most photos of her have been misplaced or destroyed.
“Karen was unconventional, from the best way she lived her life to the best way she approached her music,” mentioned Peete and Yapkowitz. “The thriller of Karen Dalton could by no means be solved, however hopefully our film will assist individuals to higher perceive her relationship with the inventive course of, her private struggles and most significantly how all of this contributed to a singular physique of labor. We couldn’t be extra excited to be partnering with Greenwich to assist introduce this movie and Karen’s work to the world.”
Traci Carlson and Peete produced through their Neighborhood Watch with Wenders and Gentle Within the Attic government producing. Greenwich’s Ed Arentz negotiated the cope with UTA Impartial Movie Group repping the filmmakers.