The Film The Cockettes coming to Paris at the A Shaded View on Fashion Film Festival at the Jeu de Paume

Dear Shaded Viewers,

The director of the Cockettes, David Weissman sent me these photos of Diana Vreeland with the Cockettes. I wanted to show them to you.

John Rothermel
The night of these photos, Diana Vreeland was with Oscar de la Renta at a party … the two
cockettes are Sweet Pam and John Rothermel. the party was at the home of
erroll wetson, owner of Le Drugstore in NY, and later the husband of margaux
Sweet Pam

The documentary, The Cockettes by David Weissman and Bill Weber has never been shown before in Paris. It will be screened September 27th at the Jeu de Paume.



P.S. Check out the site of David Frank Ray for the cockette-symposium

Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.