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Paris is burning

Author: Jennie LivingstonPaul GibsonJonathan OppenheimOff White Productions, Inc.Alliance Films,All authors
Publisher: Montreal : Alliance Films, Vaughan, ON : Criterion-on-Demand, 1991. [2013]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jennie Livingston; Paul Gibson; Jonathan Oppenheim; Off White Productions, Inc.; Alliance Films,; Criterion-on-Demand (Firm),
OCLC Number: 922670352
Notes: Originally distributed as a motion picture by Alliance Films, 1991.
Credits: Cinematographer, Paul Gibson ; editor, Jonathan Oppenheim.
Performer(s): 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.
Awards: Winner of Grand Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival ; Winner, New York Film Critics Circle ; Winner, National Society of Film Critics
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for language and sexuality.; CHV rating: R.
Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (78 min.))
Other Titles: Criterion on Demand.
Responsibility: produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc.

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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.

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