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Politics of Race, Sexuality in a Seminal Film Moment  

Politics of Race, Sexuality in a Seminal Film Moment  

BY GARY M. KRAMER | Stephen Winter’s audacious fiction “Jason and Shirley” considers what might have transpired when Shirley Clarke (Sarah Schulman), a straight, white, Jewish filmmaker, interviewed the black gay prostitute and would-be entertainer Jason Holliday (Jack Waters) for her landmark 1967 film “Portrait of Jason.” The real-life 12-hour interview session took place on December […]