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The Resource Paris is burning, Prestige, Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston

Paris is burning, Prestige, Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston

Label
Paris is burning
Title
Paris is burning
Statement of responsibility
Prestige, Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story of the young 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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Nigel Finch, BBC Television, London, Davis Lacy, WNYC Television, New York ; cinematographer, Paul Gibson ; editor, Jonathan Oppenheim
PerformerNote
Pepper Labeija, Kim Pendavis, Freddie Pendavis, Dorian Corey, Venus Xtravaganza, Willi Ninja, Octavia St. Laurant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Livingston, Jennie
  • Labeija, Pepper
  • Pendavis, Kim
  • Pendavis, Freddie
  • Corey, Dorian
  • Xtravaganza, Venus
  • Ninja, Willi
  • St. Laurent, Octavia
  • Prestige (Firm)
  • Academy Entertainment
  • Off White Productions, Inc
Runtime
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Homosexuality in motion pictures
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Paris is burning, Prestige, Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • "Close captioned by the caption center"--Container
  • "Catalog #1495."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (76 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • PASG1768408-F
  • (OCoLC)26686592
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Paris is burning, Prestige, Off White Productions ; produced and directed by Jennie Livingston
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • "Close captioned by the caption center"--Container
  • "Catalog #1495."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (76 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • PASG1768408-F
  • (OCoLC)26686592
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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