1991: "Paris Is Burning" LA Premiere




Wednesday August 7th 1991
saw Madonna attend the Los Angeles premiere of the 1990 award-winning documentary "Paris Is Burning".

The movie explored the origins of "Vogueing" and as these news reports from Entertainment Tonight and CNN Showbiz Today mention, it caused some controversy when it was released nationwide to movie theaters in 1991.

Madonna went to the premiere with Tony Ward & Alek Keshishian and in the CNN report we even get a brief word from her!



(CNN / Sky TV, August 1991)