The Cemetery Club
Directed by Yitz Brilliant
The Cemetery Club is a romantic comedy about Edgar - recently deceased and enjoying his afterlife - who falls back in love with the nagging wife he thought he was happy to leave behind.
Writer: Yitz Brilliant
Producers: Geoffrey Booth and Kelly Choyke
Director of Photography: Nils Kenaston
Editor: Yitz Brilliant
Cast: Bernard Rachelle, Emily Mitchell, Larry Swansen, Tom Fenaughty, Thomas Crouch
Total Running Time: 23 min
Capture Format: RED
Yitz Brilliant received his M.F.A. from Columbia University Film Division in 2009, and is a recipient of the Jack Kent Cooke Fellowship. His previous short film "The Kiddush Man" won the National Board of Review Award at last year's Columbia Film Festival, was selected to participate in Columbia's ASCAP film scoring workshop, and has been playing at film festivals across the country. Previously, Yitz was awarded Faculty Honors in the 2006 Columbia Screenplay Competition for his feature script, "The Pirates of Pinsk," a pirate comedy adventure. Over the last few months, in addition to editing his film "Cemetery Club," Yitz has been working as a freelance director and editor on commercials for such companies as Equal and Random House books.