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Year
1990
Runtime
71 min.
Director
Jennie Livingston
Genre
Documentary
Rating *
8.1
Votes *
3,359
Checks
2,332
Favs
290
Dislikes
8
Favs/checks
12.4% (1:8)
Favs/dislikes
36:1
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  1. clera's avatar

    clera

    Highly recommended look into the 1980's Harlem gay, Black and Hispanic underground ball scene. The creation of "vouging." 9 years ago
  2. David Giancarlo's avatar

    David Giancarlo

    I am so shocked that a film this popular, enduring and iconic does not appear in any top lists! 10 years 7 months ago
  3. Torgo's avatar

    Torgo

    Interesting already as a time capsule, plus one of this subculture. 1 year 3 months ago
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In 9 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #5 in BFI Flare's The Best LGBTQ+ Films of All Time
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  2. This movie ranks #24 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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  3. This movie ranks #39 in BBC's The 100 Greatest Films Directed by Women
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  4. This movie ranks #69 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Documentaries of All Time
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  5. This movie ranks #79 in BFI's 100 Documentary Films
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  6. This movie ranks #99 in Harvard's Suggested Film Viewing: Non-Fiction Films
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  7. This movie ranks #650 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  8. This movie ranks #748 in Library of Congress's National Film Registry
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  9. This movie ranks #1226 in The Criterion Collection
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