Red Hook Flicks: Paris Is Burning
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
8:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Red Hook Films are shown at Valentino Pier, on the Brooklyn waterfront. The screen is set up in front of a Civil War-era warehouse, with sweeping views of the harbor and the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop.
This documentary chronicles 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.