Valentino: The Last Emperor had its New York premiere last night. It opened today in NY and LA and will have a wide release in select theaters March 27th.
The standing-ovation-deserving documentary is an elaboration of director Matt Tynauer's fascinating profile for Vanity Fair in 2004 of Valentino and his partner and former boyfriend, Giancarlo Giammetti.
Paper's Peter Davis has the story of The Last Emperor.
New York Encounters Valentino and Giammetti at home in Manhattan.
One-sheet: Acolyte Films
Valentino/Giammetti portrait: Daniele Venturelli in New York
Ad: Herb Ritts for Valentino, 1995