A Sun for the Flowers (trailer)
This 3-minute trailer for the film, "A Sun for the Flowers," gives you a taste for the remarkable life story of Ann Birks. A mother, Montreal style icon and avid benefactor of the arts, Ann is literally one of the most colorful people you’ll ever meet. This is a story of a woman in her prime. Woven within her tales of love, loss and recreation, Ann introduces us to the artisans that have enriched her life and wardrobe.
History of an American Family (trailer)
Phoebe inherited a family archive of 2,000+ historical pieces containing over 700 years of history. The photos, documents, scrapbooks and family trees in her possession were filled with both small and epic tales of inspiring ancestors. Phoebe knew one thing: she was the Keeper of the Flame. We interviewed Phoebe and animated her collection for the silver screen, producing a 32-minute film in which Phoebe shares her family’s journey from Scotland to the New World. The story has touched the hearts of her descendants across the country.
Deep Roots (trailer)
StoryKeep spent a week in rural Quebec, Canada, documenting the stories of the Markham family lodge and the life-long guardian of the property, Angus McRae. The full-length film captures the interior of their rural lodge, the landscape, and the family's memories of it. Many of our client families have special homes and properties that they treasure. The stories of these places tell the story of their lives, families and values.
Lou Zandoli's Spirit
A family foundation's work in Cambodia
Alan Lightman and his daughter Elyse traveled to Cambodia not knowing that the trip would forever change their family's sense of purpose. Inspired by the story and experience of Veasna Chea, the Lightmans established the Harpswell Foundation to empower women leaders in Cambodia. They operate two residential leadership centers for young women in while they attend university in Phnom Penh. This is a tiny glimpse into their good work.