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Filmed over the course of two years, the crew shot over 250 hours of footage with exclusive, unprecedented access to Valentino and his longtime partner, Giancarlo Giammetti.
The resulting non-fiction film is a portrait of an extraordinary partnership - the longest running in fashion - and is a story about a master confronting the final act of his celebrated career.
Matt Tyrnauer was born in Los Angeles and studied film at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut.
His documentary feature film, "Valentino The Last Emperor" has been called "Flawless" by Richard Corliss in Time, and a "must-see" by the New York Times.“Valentino” premiered at the 2008 Venice Film Festival, and won the top documentary prize at the Chicago Film Festival.