Written and Directed by: Matthew Miele (CRAZY ABOUT TIFFANY’S,
SCATTER MY ASHES AT BERGDORF’S)
Produced by: Matthew Miele, Justin Bare, Jennifer Cooke
Executive Producers: Stephen McCarthy, Julie Candelaria,
Kristin Harris, Scott Donely, Brandon Hill
Edited by: James Mac Edgerton
Music by: Earl Rose
Cinematographer: Justin Bare
Subjects: George Clooney, Anjelica Huston, Jeff Goldblum, Sofia Coppola, Jon Hamm, Alan Cumming, Lenny Kravitz, Regis & Joy Philbin, Anthony Bourdain, Naomi Campbell, Rita Wilson, Marie Brenner (NY Magazine), Piers Morgan, Mika Brzezinski, Condoleezza Rice, Wes Anderson, Matthew Weiner, Elaine Stritch, Harrison Ford, Alexandra Wolfe, Graydon Carter, Bill Murray, Nina Garcia, Whitney Robinson (Editor in Chief, Elle Décor), Vera Wang, Jill Kargman, Paul Shaffer, Isaac Mizrahi, Herb Alpert, Lani Hall, Kelli O’Hara, Lena Hall, Fran Lebowitz, Buster Poindexter, Alexa Ray Joel, Roger Federer, Lynn Wyatt, Tommy Lee Jones, David Patrick Columbia(NY Social Diary)
Radha Arora, (President, Rosewood Hotels); Danny Lopez (Former British Consul General, NY); Christina Lamoureux, (Director International Sales); Jennifer Cooke, (Director of Communications); Lauren Brown, (Chief Operator); Carleton Varney, (Interior Designer); Donald Ginsburg, (Grandson of Builder); Marilise Huyot Flusser and Suzanne Huyot Matthau (Former Carlyle Residents); Tommy (Retired Bartender); Allen (Elevator Operator); Dwight Owsley (Concierge); Danny (Bellman); Giovanni Beretta (Former Managing Director)
Running Time: 92 Minutes
Release Date: In Theaters on May 11th in NY & May 18th in LA
Logline: While the walls at The Carlyle don’t talk, they definitely whisper. Matthew Miele’s Always at The Carlyle brings to life the untold stories of this legendary hotel as heard from the mouths of its own employees and top clientele, including George Clooney, Anjelica Huston, Tommy Lee Jones, Vera Wang, Anthony Bourdain, Roger Federer, Wes Anderson, Sofia Coppola, Jon Hamm, Lenny Kravitz, Naomi Campbell and Elaine Stritch.
Synopsis: For the past 88 years, The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel has been the definition of class and a calling card for Manhattan’s elegant Upper East Side. But while it has housed some of the world’s most famous clientele, the stories within the walls of the hotel rarely leave the premises. Until now. In Always at The Carlyle, writer/director Matthew Miele (Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s, Harry Benson: Shoot First!) presents the untold stories and well-kept secrets of The Carlyle in a feature length documentary to be released worldwide in early 2018. In the works for more than three years, Always at The Carlyle offers an exclusive and provocative peek into the pop culture history of the renowned hotel, all from the mouths of The Carlyle’s own guests and employees. George Clooney, Anjelica Huston, Tommy Lee Jones, Vera Wang, Anthony Bourdain, Roger Federer, Wes Anderson, Sofia Coppola, Jon Hamm, Lenny Kravitz, Naomi Campbell and Elaine Stritch join the more than 100 personalities sharing their favorite stories and unique insights in this exposé of New York City’s legendary hotel.