By Catherine James
It wasn’t till an opportunity assembly with a truly younger Bob Dylan that Catherine used to be encouraged to make her escape—as a true runaway, breaking out of the California orphanage with just one aim: to get to Greenwich Village in New York.
Dandelion then turns into a glance throughout the eye of a needle, as Catherine experiments with Eric Clapton; a peek during the viewfinder of a Polaroid, as Catherine is taken up through the gorgeous humans in Andy Warhol’s manufacturing unit; and a glimpse via a haze of smoke, as she starts off romances with rockers like Jackson Browne and Jimmy Page.
While elevating her son, whose father was once Denny Laine of the Moody Blues, Catherine ultimately returns to her West Coast roots, reconnects together with her family members, and discovers that her mom hasn’t replaced yet her father has: He’s turn into a heartbreakingly garish transsexual.
Moving and surprising by way of turns, Dandelion is a very various view of a celebrated popular culture scene and of a dramatic mother-daughter relationship.
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