You, the Living is a musical comedy drama that was released in 2007. The film looks at a series of emotions one at a time. Each scene presents the emotion while attempting to minimize any other details about the setting and storyline. Some of the emotions discussed in You, the Living include things like sadness, happiness, greed, love, and envy. The film attempts to examine the overall goodness of these emotions, and makes the point of showing that they are the most important part of being people. The film presents itself in the format of dialogue slowly turning into singing over the course of the scene.