The Resource Portrait of Jason, a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release

Portrait of Jason, a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release

Label
Portrait of Jason
Title
Portrait of Jason
Statement of responsibility
a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release
Contributor
Director
Interviewee
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This portrait of Jason Holliday, a black gay prostitute who dreams of a career as a nightclub performer, is drawn from twelve consecutive hours of filming in a New York City apartment. The documentary presents a view of what it was like to be coloured and gay in 1960's America
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Jeri Sopanen ; edited by Shirley Clarke
Language note
In English; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
HQ76.27.A37
LC item number
P67 2014
PerformerNote
Features Jason Holliday
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1919-1997
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clarke, Shirley
  • Holliday, Jason
  • Milestone Film & Video
  • Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
  • Milestone Cinematheque
  • Project Shirley
Series volume
volume 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holliday, Jason
  • Holliday, Jason
  • African American gays
  • Male prostitutes
  • Male prostitution
  • African American gays
  • Male prostitutes
  • Male prostitution
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Portrait of Jason, a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1967; re-released in 2013; re-released with additional features in 2014
  • "Restoration by the Academy Film Archive, Milestone Films and Modern Videofilm"--Container
  • Special features: The lost confrontation (7 min.); Where's Shirley? (25 min.); Jason in color! (3 min.); Portrait of Jason trailer (2 min.); Jason, before and after (2 min.); Butterfly (1967, 4 min.); Shirley Clarke in underground New York (1967, 10 min.); Jason unleashed (audio outtakes) (35 min.); Pacifica Radio interview with Shirley Clarke [audio only] (1967, 53 min.); Jason Holliday comedy album [audio only] (1967, 54 min.; courtesy of Regina Longo)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781933920641
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148014159
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
MileBD00141
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895197528
  • (OCoLC)ocn895197528
System details
Blu-ray disc
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Portrait of Jason, a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1967; re-released in 2013; re-released with additional features in 2014
  • "Restoration by the Academy Film Archive, Milestone Films and Modern Videofilm"--Container
  • Special features: The lost confrontation (7 min.); Where's Shirley? (25 min.); Jason in color! (3 min.); Portrait of Jason trailer (2 min.); Jason, before and after (2 min.); Butterfly (1967, 4 min.); Shirley Clarke in underground New York (1967, 10 min.); Jason unleashed (audio outtakes) (35 min.); Pacifica Radio interview with Shirley Clarke [audio only] (1967, 53 min.); Jason Holliday comedy album [audio only] (1967, 54 min.; courtesy of Regina Longo)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781933920641
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148014159
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
MileBD00141
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895197528
  • (OCoLC)ocn895197528
System details
Blu-ray disc
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...