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The Resource Paris is burning, [presented by] Miramax Films and Prestige Films ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; co-producer, Barry Swimar, (videorecording)

Paris is burning, [presented by] Miramax Films and Prestige Films ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; co-producer, Barry Swimar, (videorecording)

Label
Paris is burning
Title
Paris is burning
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Miramax Films and Prestige Films ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; co-producer, Barry Swimar
Title variation
  • Children Are
  • To Be Real
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Filmed between 1987 and 1989, Paris is burning explores the world of New York drag balls and voguing competitions
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Paul Gibson ; editor, Jonathan Oppenheim ; executive producers, Nigel Finch, Davis Lacy
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English (mono.) with optional subtitles in Spanish; with optional subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
LC call number
HQ77.2.U6
LC item number
P37 2005
PerformerNote
Featuring Dorian Corey, Pepper Labeija, Venus Xtravaganza, Octavia Saint Laurent, Willi Ninja
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-1995
  • 1937-1993
  • 1950-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Livingston, Jennie
  • Swimar, Barry
  • Finch, Nigel
  • Lacy, Davis
  • Corey, Dorian
  • LaBeija, Pepper
  • Xtravaganza, Venus
  • Saint Laurent, Octavia
  • Ninja, Willi
  • Gibson, Paul
  • Oppenheim, Jonathan
  • Off White Productions, Inc
  • Presitge Films
  • Miramax Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
77
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross-dressers
  • Drag balls
  • African American gay men
  • Gay men
  • Voguing (Dance)
  • Dance
  • Marginality, Social
Technique
live action
Label
Paris is burning, [presented by] Miramax Films and Prestige Films ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; co-producer, Barry Swimar, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Container incorrectly indicates full screen presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features include: Feature commentary by Jennie Livingston, director/producer ; Willie Ninja, Mother, House of Ninja ; Freddie Pendavis, House of Pendavis and Jonathan Oppenheim, editor -- Outtakes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
61193692
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780788861499
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936297256
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 41451
  • K6943
  • K6944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61193692
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Paris is burning, [presented by] Miramax Films and Prestige Films ; a production of Off White Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston ; co-producer, Barry Swimar, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Container incorrectly indicates full screen presentation
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features include: Feature commentary by Jennie Livingston, director/producer ; Willie Ninja, Mother, House of Ninja ; Freddie Pendavis, House of Pendavis and Jonathan Oppenheim, editor -- Outtakes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
61193692
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780788861499
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936297256
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 41451
  • K6943
  • K6944
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61193692
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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