Funded! This project was successfully funded on December 10, 2012.

Update #7

Celebrating reaching the $20,000 mark with... another astonishing clip from the restoration!

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Was there ever a film subject as mendacious, charming and heartbreaking as Jason Holliday? Watch this clip on the perils and pleasures of being a houseboy and decide for yourself... 

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      Creator Dennis Doros on December 7, 2012

      For some reason, this is not the clip of Jason talking about being a houseboy. But it is amazing! To see the restored clip where he discusses his experiences as a houseboy, please check out update #10. Thanks!

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