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DVD005147

Portrait of Jason

Clarke, Shirley. USA. 1967.

Title:
Portrait of Jason
Director:
Clarke, Shirley
Production Co:
Shirley Clarke; Film-Makers' Distribution Center
Country:
USA
Year:
1967
Publisher:
Oscilloscope / Milestone, 2014
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   110 minutes.   b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
English
Closed Captioned
Genre:
Documentary, LGBT Interest, African - American Interest
Notes:
A disturbing and fascinating portrait of an African-American gay hustler recounting his life and times. Supplemental material includes: THE LOST CONFRONTATION (includes Clarke introduction and audio from an excised scene, 1969, 6 min); WHERE’S SHIRLEY? (history and restoration attempts, 2012, 25 min); JASON IN COLOR! (Anton Perich, 1971, 3 min); restoration featurette (2013, 2 min); BUTTERFLY (Shirley & Wendy Clarke, 1967, 4 min); UNDERGROUND NEW YORK [EXCERPT] (PROTEST WOFÜR?) (Gideon Bachmann, 1967, 10 min); audio outtakes (35 min); Pacifica Radio interview with Shirley Clarke (audio only, 1967, 53 min); THE JASON HOLLIDAY COMEDY ALBUM (audio only, 1967, 49 min)
Link to:
FII catalog | AFI catalog
Status:
In