• 2017
  • 1h 34min
  • Directed by: Tony Zierra
  • Cast: Leon Vitali, Ryan O'Neal, Danny Lloyd

A documentary portrait of Leon Vitali, who played a minor role on Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon and became the director’s personal assistant. Vitali comes across as down-to-earth and hardworking, needing the patience of a saint to cope with Kubrick’s temper and perfectionism. An assured tribute to an unsung hero.

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14 May 20184 stars

Assured documentary focusing on Stanley Kubrick's indispensable personal assistant Leon Vitali

The story of the man behind the master, Filmworker is a documentary portrait of Leon Vitali. A one-time actor, for almost a quarter of a century Vitali was the personal assistant to legendary filmmaker Stanley Kubrick. They met on Kubrick's 1975…

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