“TOUCHING AND FUNNY! –The Washington Post
The award-winning Paris Is Burning has been igniting audiences and critics all over the world. An unblinking behind-the-scenes story of fashion-obsessed New Yorkers who created “voguing” and drag balls, and turned these raucous celebrations into a powerful expression of fierce personal pride. This world-within-a-world is instantly familiar, filled with ambitions, desires and yearnings that reflect America itself. Paris Is Burning is an intimate portrait of one urban community, a world in which the allure of high fashion, statue and wealth becomes an affirmation of love, acceptance and joy.