skip to content
Portrait of Jason Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Portrait of Jason

Author: Shirley Clarke; Jason Holliday; Milestone Film & Video.; Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
Publisher: [Harrington Park, N.J.] : Milestone Film & Video ; [New York, N.Y.] : Exclusively distributed by Oscilloscope, [2014], ©1967.
Series: Milestone cinematheque.; Project Shirley, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographical films
Documentary films
Experimental films
Feature films
Interviews
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Jason Holliday; Jason Holliday
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Clarke; Jason Holliday; Milestone Film & Video.; Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
ISBN: 9781933920641 1933920645
OCLC Number: 895197528
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: 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).
Credits: Photography, Jeri Sopanen ; edited by Shirley Clarke.
Performer(s): Features Jason Holliday.
Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray disc.
Series Title: Milestone cinematheque.; Project Shirley, v. 2.
Responsibility: a film by Shirley Clarke ; a Milestone Film release.

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895197528> # Portrait of Jason
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:BlurayDisc, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "895197528" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/harrington_park_n_j> ; # Harrington Park, N.J.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/african_american_gays_united_states> ; # African American gays--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitutes_united_states> ; # Male prostitutes--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/306.766208996073/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitution_united_states> ; # Male prostitution--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitutes> ; # Male prostitutes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/holliday_jason_1924> ; # Jason Holliday
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitution> ; # Male prostitution
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/african_american_gays> ; # African American gays
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Organization/milestone_film_&_video> ; # Milestone Film & Video.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/holliday_jason_1924> ; # Jason Holliday
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Organization/oscilloscope_laboratories_firm> ; # Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:director <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/clarke_shirley_1919_1997> ; # Shirley Clarke
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/510342269> ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographical films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Experimental films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Interviews"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Series/milestone_cinematheque> ; # Milestone cinematheque.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Series/project_shirley> ; # Project Shirley ;
    schema:name "Portrait of Jason"@en ;
    schema:performer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/holliday_jason_1924> ; # Jason Holliday
    schema:productID "895197528" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/895197528#PublicationEvent/harrington_park_n_j_milestone_film_&_video_new_york_n_y_exclusively_distributed_by_oscilloscope_2014_1967> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/exclusively_distributed_by_oscilloscope> ; # Exclusively distributed by Oscilloscope
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/milestone_film_&_video> ; # Milestone Film & Video
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781933920641> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/895197528> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/exclusively_distributed_by_oscilloscope> # Exclusively distributed by Oscilloscope
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Exclusively distributed by Oscilloscope" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/milestone_film_&_video> # Milestone Film & Video
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Milestone Film & Video" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Organization/milestone_film_&_video> # Milestone Film & Video.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Milestone Film & Video." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Organization/oscilloscope_laboratories_firm> # Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/clarke_shirley_1919_1997> # Shirley Clarke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1919" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Clarke" ;
    schema:givenName "Shirley" ;
    schema:name "Shirley Clarke" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Person/holliday_jason_1924> # Jason Holliday
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1924" ;
    schema:familyName "Holliday" ;
    schema:givenName "Jason" ;
    schema:name "Jason Holliday" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/harrington_park_n_j> # Harrington Park, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Harrington Park, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Series/milestone_cinematheque> # Milestone cinematheque.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895197528> ; # Portrait of Jason
    schema:name "Milestone cinematheque." ;
    schema:name "Milestone Cinematheque" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/african_american_gays> # African American gays
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American gays"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/african_american_gays_united_states> # African American gays--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American gays--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitutes_united_states> # Male prostitutes--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Male prostitutes--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitution> # Male prostitution
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Male prostitution"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Topic/male_prostitution_united_states> # Male prostitution--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Male prostitution--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781933920641>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1933920645" ;
    schema:isbn "9781933920641" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/895197528#PublicationEvent/harrington_park_n_j_milestone_film_&_video_new_york_n_y_exclusively_distributed_by_oscilloscope_2014_1967>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Place/harrington_park_n_j> ; # Harrington Park, N.J.
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/exclusively_distributed_by_oscilloscope> ; # Exclusively distributed by Oscilloscope
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/510342269#Agent/milestone_film_&_video> ; # Milestone Film & Video
    schema:startDate "2014" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.