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Valentino the Last Emperor
(DVD)

DIRECTED BY - Matt Tyrnauer


This documentary offers a fond look at world-renowned fashion designer Valentino Garavani. Vanity Fair writer Matt Tyrnauer sits in the director's chair, pulling back the curtains for an all-access tour of haute-couture culture, recording the corporate struggles and runway-set hilarity as Valentino prepares to retire from his clothing empire.

Film Info

RUNTIME - 96 minutes

RATING - Not Rated

YEAR - 2008

FORMAT - DVD Region 1

COUNTRY - United States

LANGUAGE - English, Italian

SUBTITLES - English, Spanish, French, Italian

ATTRIBUTES - Widescreen

SPECIAL FEATURES (DVD Only) -

DVD Features:

Region 1

Widescreen

Audio:

Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Italian

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Director

Matt Tyrnauer

Producer

Matt Tyrnauer

Producer

Matt Kapp

Director of Photography

Tom Hurwitz

Press

3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Beautifully organized, the film moves seamlessly from Valentino as 'the celebrity,' into the business behind his brand name, the encroaching threat of his company's new owner and the ultimate end of the professional and creative freedom that made it possible for Valentino to 'assume the throne' from which he famously reigned."

- Sara Schieron, Box Office

3 stars out of 4 -- "VALENTINO: THE LAST EMPEROR is a documentary with privileged access to the legendary designer in his studio, workshop, backstage, his homes, even aboard his yacht and private jet..."

- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

 

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