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Paris Is Burning [videorecording]

Prestige ; Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
A documentary about the young homosexual men of Harlem who originated "voguing" and turned these stylized dance competitions into glittering expressions of fierce personal pride. A story of street-wise urban survival, gay self-affirmation, and the pursuit of a desperate dream.
Director
Jennie Livingston
Performers
Pepper Labeija, Kim Pendavis, Freddie Pendavis, Dorian Corey, Venus Xtravaganza, Willi Ninja, Octavia St. Laurent.
Release Date
1990
Run Time
76 min.
Language
English
Notes
Videocassette release of a 1990 motion picture.
Credits
Cinematographer, Paul Gibson; editor, Jonathan Oppenheim; executive producers, Nigel Finch (BBC Television, London), Davis Lacy (WNYC Television, New York).
Published
[Toronto, Ont.] : CFP Video ; [United States : Distributed by] Lions Gate Home Entertainment, [2000?]
Publisher no.
11196 Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Description
1 videocassette (76 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
VHS format [NTSC]
Technical Details
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