ONE THOUSAND FLOWERS PRODUCTIONS
One Thousand Flowers is a production company owned and operated by Millefiore Clarkes. One Thousand Flowers produces short online documentaries (Pocket Docs) for individuals, organizations and businesses.
Pocket Docs are an excellent way to provide intimate insight about what you do and who you are to clients and/or audiences; a savvy way to increase your online presence and enhance your website. Pocket Docs can be educational, personal, beautiful, humourous, or a combination of all elements. They will give audiences/clients a reason to return to your web-space and a incentive to share their experience with others.
One Thousand Flowers also produces music videos and an array of other media art productions such as feature documentaries and web series. Millefiore Clarkes is also available for free-lance work as an Editor and DOP. Please contact One Thousand Flowers for rates as they are assessed on a per project basis.
Millefiore Clarkes is a filmmaker and documentarian from Prince Edward Island, Canada. Her passion is to capture on film, the moments in which humans reveal themselves and their essential interconnectivity.
Her NFB documentary The Song and the Sorrow won Best Atlantic Short Doc at the 2018 FIN Atlantic International Film Festival, as well as Best Atlantic Filmmmaker Award at the 2018 Lunenburg Doc Fest. Her music videos Stealin' for Catherine MacLellan, People I Love for English Words, Philadelphia for Paper Lions, and Proof of Life for Coyote won 'Best Music Video' at the MusicPEI Awards (2012/13/14/15). She was named 'The 2013 William F. White PEI Filmmaker of the Year' and was awarded the 2013 CBC PEI 321 Award. Her short doc December in Toronto is a Staff Pick on Vimeo and was shortlisted in the Lyrical Category and screened at the 2012 Vimeo Film Festival Awards in NYC. In 2011 WIFT-Atlantic Chapter awarded her the 'Salute Award' for her work in the sector.
She has produced and directed one feature length documentary 'Stalking Love' (2005) which aired on CBC's documentary! channel from 2006-2009, as well as played at film festivals across North America.
To date she has produced a number of experimental videos and documentaries which have played at festivals across Canada, the US, and internationally, as well as broadcast on TV. She has directed three documentaries for the National Film Board of Canada: The Song and the Sorrow about Catherine and Gene MacLellan, Island Green, about organic farming on PEI, and On the Road about the Canadian music legends Blue Rodeo. She has recently produced a short doc Little Bay Islands for BravoFACTUAL with director Jason Arsenault.
She pursues her skills as a DP and editor working on her own films and with others in the Atlantic Canadian film community. She was the Executive Director of The Island Media Arts Co-op from 2005-2008 and a Video Editor in the industry.
She actively advocates for a vibrant film culture in her home province of PEI through sitting on the boards and participating in organizations such as: Women in Film and Television and The FilmPEI. She is currently on the DOC-Atlantic Board of Directors.