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‘HOW DO I LOOK?’ begins its documentary portrayal of the Ball Community where Paris Is Burning leaves off. The new documentary’s director, Wolfgang Busch, and its producer, Kevin Ultra Omni, launched their project last year at a screening co-hosted by Out Professionals and the Center aimed at raising production and postproduction funds.
The film sends a strong HIV/AIDS awareness message to the multiracial LGBT young people who compete for recognition in the ballroom culture, where they find a family in the designer-named "houses."
Busch interviews Jose Xtravaganza. dancer and vogue choreographer for Madonna. He talks to Octavia from Paris is Burning, who sheds light on the transgender experience. He visits Luna Manolo Blahnik, who contracted HIV at the age of 14 and enjoys a full life at the age of 30.
Wolfgang offers an investor/promotion package upon request. Write to: Wolfgang Busch "How Do I Look," 209 Underhill Avenue #2C; Brooklyn, NY 11238.
Phone 718.623.2926. Or e-mail WolfgangBusch@Earthlink.net.