ALTIMETER FILMS is an entertainment company with a dedicated focus on exploring the most provocative figures and events of our present and past through documentary and narrative film. Co-founded by award-winning director-writer Matt Tyrnauer and producer Corey Reeser, their full creative production and post-production teams operate out of Los Angeles, California.

 

MATT TYRNAUER (PARTNER/CO-FOUNDER)

Matt Tyrnauer is a writer, director, producer, award-winning journalist, and partner/co-founder of Altimeter Films, whose films include Valentino: The Last Emperor, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was short-listed for an Academy Award for best documentary feature; Studio 54, about the famed New York City nightclub that became a cultural phenomenon; Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood, about the secret history of sex in Hollywood in the pre-Stonewall era; Citizen Jane: Battle for the City; and Jean Nouvel: Reflections. His latest film Where’s My Roy Cohn?, is about the Svengali behind Joseph McCarthy and Donald Trump, which premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. 

Tyrnauer’s upcoming projects include the dramatic adaptation of his Vanity Fair article “Once Upon a Time in Beverly Hills” with Amazon, the dramatic adaptation of Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood with Fox Searchlight, the dramatic adaptation of Citizen Jane with Participant Media, and Home, a multi-part documentary series for Apple.

As a journalist, Tyrnauer has written for Vanity Fair, where he was editor-at-large and special correspondent.  His work has also appeared in other publications including GQ, The New York Times, Architectural Digest, L’Uomo Vogue, and Numero.

COREY REESER (PARTNER/CO-FOUNDER)

Corey Reeser is a producer, director, and partner/co-founder of Altimeter Films, whose recent film projects include Where’s My Roy Cohn?, which premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, about the Svengali behind Joseph McCarthy and Donald Trump; Studio 54, about the famed New York City nightclub that became a cultural phenomenon, Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood, about the secret history of sex in Hollywood in the pre-Stonewall era; Citizen Jane: Battle for the City; and Jean Nouvel: Reflections.

His upcoming projects include the dramatic adaptation of Matt Tyrnauer’s Vanity Fair article “Once Upon a Time in Beverly Hills” with Amazon, the dramatic adaptation of Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood with Fox Searchlight, the dramatic adaptation of Citizen Jane with Participant Media, and Home, a multi-part documentary series for Apple.