Paris Is Burning Blu-ray
Criterion | 1990 | 76 min | Not rated | Feb 25, 2020
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1
English: LPCM Mono
Single disc (1 BD)
Paris Is Burning (1990)
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.
Director: Jennie Livingston
Special Features and Technical Specs:
- NEW 2K RESTORATION, supervised by director Jennie Livingston, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack
- New conversation between Livingston, ball community members Sol Pendavis and Freddie Pendavis, and filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris
- Over an hour of never-before-seen outtakes
- Audio commentary from 2005, featuring Livingston, ball community members Freddie Pendavis and Willi Ninja, and film editor Jonathan Oppenheim
- Episode of The Joan Rivers Show from 1991, featuring Livingston and ball community members Dorian Corey, Pepper LaBeija, Freddie Pendavis, and Willi Ninja
- AND MORE...