PARIS IS BURNING

A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality. Where does voguing come from, and what, exactly, is throwing shade? This landmark documentary provides a vibrant snapshot of the 1980s through the eyes of New York City's African American and Latinx Harlem drag-ball scene. Made over seven years, PARIS IS BURNING offers an intimate portrait of rival fashion "houses," fr

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TYPE

MOVIE

RATING

8.0

YEAR

1991

DURATION

1H 11M

AUDIENCE

18+

SOCIAL MEDIA

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