Yves & Variation

A New York City doorman wears many hats—father, art curator, and violinist—as he works tirelessly to give back to his community in Haiti.



Official Selection:

BAMcinemaFest 2019, Hamptons International Film Festival 2019, New Hampshire Film Festival 2019, Williamsburg Independent Film Festival 2019, DOC NYC 2019 (Special Jury Mention), Third Horizon Film Festival 2020, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival 2020, REGARD Saguenay International Short Film Festival 2020, Rencontres Cinéma Martinique 2020, Indie Grits 2020, Aspen Shortsfest 2020, Montclair Film Festival 2020, FilmFest DC 2020, Timehri Film Festival 2020, Maryland Film Festival 2020, Lower East Side Film Festival 2020, Melbourne Documentary Film Festival 2020, Indy Shorts Heartland Film Festival 2020, Rhode Island International Film Festival 2020, Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival 2020, San Francisco Documentary Festival 2020, Garner Arts Outdoor Shorts 2020

Director and Editor - Lydia Cornett

Producers - Lydia Cornett and Sean Weiner

Cinematography - Kervin Marseille, Katie Sheridan

Sound - Lydia Cornett, William Leonard

Sound Mixing and Sound Design - Mike Towndrow

Colorist - Justin Drobinski

Title Design - Susan Kineke, Erica Mercer, Victoria Fuks


Supported by the Jacob Burns Film Center and the Valentine & Clark Emerging Artist Fellowship