Michael A. Matessino is an American director, writer, producer and film historian who directed the 1999 making-of documentary The Alien Legacy. He has also produced many of the home video releases for the Alien franchise, most notably the extensive Collector's Section archive on the Alien: Special Collector's Edition LaserDisc release.
Outside of the Alien franchise, Matessino is known as the restoration supervisor on the 2001 Director's Edition of the 1979 film Star Trek: The Motion Picture, a project on which he worked with follow Alien home video producer David C. Fein.
|1994||The Sound of Music: From Fact to Phenomenon||The Sound of Music|
|1998||The Thing: Terror Takes Shape||The Thing|
|1999||The Alien Legacy||Alien|
|2000||Memories of Navarone||The Guns of Navarone|