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[on the making of her documentary, Paris Is Burning] I stepped into a community where people were geniuses at becoming themselves, geniuses at using words and far beyond brilliant at using dance forms to express themselves. Their self-invention was such a complex cultural commentary. It questioned what America is and proved the political power of creating identity. It was a story that touched me,...
Step-cousin of writer-producer Jon Boorstin, actor Bob Boorstin and Anna Boorstin.