Tag Archive: The Sonics

MOMENTS OF JINI: A life of synchronicity in music and photography

A Personal Remembrance by Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead Having spent the last few years being connected to Jini, her remarkable artistry and life story, there are many beautiful memories to sift through. But when Jini died on July 3rd,at the grand age of 97, what filled my heart and soul was Jini’s […]

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#TBT – Jini’s artistry at the Front of the Room

By Karen Whitehead, director HER AIM IS TRUE During my conversation with NBC San Diego’s culture and music blog, SoundDiego ahead of our screening tonight at the Museum of Photographic Arts I reminded myself… Continue reading

MOMENTS OF JINI: A life of synchronicity in music and photography

A Personal Remembrance by Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead Having spent the last few years being connected to Jini, her remarkable artistry and life story, there are many beautiful memories to… Continue reading

Abating the Angst (And finding Her Aim Is True!)

Guest Post by Jon DeMaio, student of film & part-time production intern As I sit in a class that explores the indefinite definition of American “independent” cinema in my senior year at Wesleyan… Continue reading

Finding Northwest Cool

FINDING NORTHWEST COOL, guest post by Her Aim Is True production intern, Annie Schweikert Like most of the audience for Her Aim Is True, the new indie documentary by Karen Whitehead, I had… Continue reading

‘Tall Cool One,’ The Wailers and the Northwest scene

TALL COOL ONE, The Wailers and the Northwest Scene Guest Post by John Broven The Wailers, widely reputed as the pioneering Northwest band, bounced into the national spotlight in 1959 with their very… Continue reading

ROCKED OUT IN SEATTLE

(Production postcard from Seattle International Film Festival by Karen Whitehead) Four years ago I had never heard of Jini Dellaccio. This week, I walked through crowds that I would normally associate with rock… Continue reading

OF BANDS AND BONDS

By Her Aim Is True Director, Karen Whitehead Of Bands and Bonds One of the most intriguing aspects of Jini Dellaccio’s story that formed the backbone of Her Aim Is True is about… Continue reading

REINVENTING THE GOLDEN YEARS

Reinventing The Golden Years, by Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead It is funny how things come full circle. Just over three years ago I took a huge leap of faith that… Continue reading

Lost and Found in Seattle

By Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead What drives dozens of talented musicians who have had legendary careers fusing rock, blues and folk since the early 1960s to come together in a… Continue reading