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Paris is burning [videorecording] / produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc
Widescreen format
Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HQ76.2.U52 N535 2005    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) African American gay men -- New York (State) -- New York
Gay culture -- New York (State) -- New York
Transvestites -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs
Gay men -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs
Voguing (Dance) -- New York (State) -- New York
Drag balls -- New York (State) -- New York
Subject New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs
Subject(s) Documentary films
Films for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (76 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Language In English, with optional Spanish subtitles
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
Performer/Participant Starring Carmen and Brooke, Andre Christian, Dorian Corey, Paris Dupree, Pepper Labeija, Junior Labeija, Willi Ninja, Sandy Ninja, Kim Pendavis, Freddie Pendavis, Sol Pendavis, Avis Pendavis, Octavia Saint Laurent, Stevie Saint Laurent, Angie Xtravaganza, Bianca Xtravaganza, Danny Xtravaganza, David Xtravaganza, David Ian Xtravaganza, Venus Xtravaganza
Credits Cinematographer, Paul Gibson ; editor, Jonathan Oppenheim
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
Special features: optional audio commentary by Livingston, Willi Ninja, Freddie Pendavis & Oppenheim; 16 outtakes (47 min.)
MPAA rating: R, for language and sexuality
Summary The "unblinking behind-the-scenes story of the fashion-obsessed New Yorkers who created 'voguing' and drag balls, and turned these raucous celebrations into a powerful expression of fierce personal pride" -- Container
Note Special features: Feature commentary by Jennie Livingston, director/producer; Willie Ninja, Mother, House of Ninja; Freddie Pendavis, House of Pendavis and Jonathan Oppenheim, editor -- Outtakes
Alternate Author Livingston, Jennie
Off White Productions, Inc
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

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