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.

https://www.newyorker.com/culture/the-new-yorker-documentary/a-life-with-art-at-the-center-in-yves-and-variation

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

Screenings & Awards

Barcelona International Short Film &Video Festival 2020 (Best Documentary Short)

DOC NYC 2019 (Special Jury Mention)

BAMcinemaFest 2019

Hamptons International Film Festival 2019

New Hampshire Film Festival 2019

Williamsburg Independent Film Festival 2019

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

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

St. Louis International Film Festival 2020

National Film Festival for Talented Youth 2020

Original Thinkers 2020

Thin Line Festival 2021

 

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