World soundtrack awards
Portrait of Jason
Archived: Portrait of Jason (1967)

director: Shirley Clarke

With: Shirley Clarke (Interviewer - voice), Jason Holliday (Himself), Carl Lee (Interviewer - voice), a.o.

duration: 105 minutes
Gay Scene , Documentary, LGBTQ


Interview with Jason Holliday aka Aaron Payne, house boy, would be cabaret performer, and self proclaimed hustler giving one man's gin-soaked pill-popped, view of what it was like to be coloured and gay in 1960's America.


director: Shirley Clarke
producer: Shirley Clarke
Editor: Shirley Clarke
Cinematography: Jeri Sopanen
sound: Francis Daniel

More info

subtitles: Fr subt.
Country: United States of America
year: 1967


SHIRLEY CLARKE (1919): Dance in the Sun (1953, short), In Paris Parks (1954, short), Moment in Love (1956, short), Brussels Loops (1957, short), Bridges-Go-Round (1958, short), Skyscraper (1960, doumentary short), The Connection (1962), Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel with the World (1963, documentary), The Cool World (1964), Portrait of Jason (1967, documentary), Trans (1978, video short), One-2-3 (1978, video short), A Visual Diary (1980, short), Savage/Love (1981, short), Tongues (1982, video short), Performance (1982, short), The Box (1983, short), Ornette Coleman: A Jazz Video Game (1984, short), Ornette: Made in America (1985, documentary)

Technical Specs

format: DCP
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