Flora
Frame from the film Flora: individual forget-me-not flowers pressed onto 35mm film, image resized for 16:9
Year of release: 2011
Original format: 35mm direct animation
Running time: 1 minute
Screening format: Quicktime, Blu-ray or DVD 16.9
Credits: A film by Kayla Parker and Stuart Moore
Production: Sundog Media
Distribution and sales: Sundog Media sundogmedia@gmail.com

Description
Transient plant forms collected during a walk around Plymouth on a sunny spring afternoon: buttercup petals, wild garlic and cranesbill flowers, forget-me-not florets and the seeds blown from a dandelion clock, pressed onto clear 35mm film and accompanied by a field recording of a hundred cheeping sparrows.

Production notes
Small purple cranesbill petals and stamensUnripe dandelion seeds5 forget-me-not flowers4 buttercup petals
Individual 35mm frames, clockwise from top left: small cranesbill petals from unopened flower, and stamens; unripe dandelion seeds; buttercup petals; forget-me-not flowers. All re-sized for 16:9.

Publication and comments
2012
One Minute on art player.tv, video web platform developed in partnership with FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Error Creative Studio, and Apposing, funded by Arts Council England (680 views 22 October 2012 to 19 February 2014; re-uploaded 19 February 2014; re-uploaded to artplayer.tv YouTube 4 March 2016)

Exhibition
2017
One Minute special programme of international videoart curated by Kerry Baldry from One Minute volumes 1 to 9, for Visualcontainer’s [.BOX] Videoart Project Space Milan, Italy; part of the MIART 17 contemporary art fair (23 March to 2 April 2017); and online exhibition on Visualcontainer TV (26 July to 1 September 2017)

2016
One Minute vol 5 collection of artists’ moving image curated by Kerry Baldry:
Light Night Liverpool 2016 Liverpool Small Cinema; Night Sounding, Project, Yessling, Twenty Foot Square, Verge: Nocturne and White Body also screened (13 May 2016, 5pm to 11pm)

2015
One Minute vol 5 collection of artists’ moving image curated by Kerry Baldry:
One Minute Hull Artists’ Moving Image Festival, Museum of Club Culture, Hull (8 November 2015, 10am to 4pm)

2014
One Minute Remix 2 collection of artists’ moving image curated by Kerry Baldry:
Furtherfield Gallery Finsbury Park, London (premiere, Saturday 1, 8, 15, 22 and Sunday 2, 9, 16, 23 November, 11am to 4pm)
One Minute Remix, the single channel version of the programme curated by Kerry Baldry for Welcome to the Treasuredome:
Furtherfield Gallery Finsbury Park, London (25 and 26 January, and 1 and 2 February 2014, 12pm to 4pm)

2013
One Minute collection (volumes 1 to 6) exhibition at 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe (11 and 12 October 2013, volumes 5 and 6 on continuous play, 10am to 4pm)
One Minute
collection (volumes 1 to 6) exhibition at Furtherfield Gallery, Finsbury Park, London (1 and 2 February 2013, volume 5 on continuous play, 12pm to 4pm)

2012
One Minute 360 special programme for the ICCI 360 Arena: selection of 60 second films from volumes 1-5, curated by Kerry Baldry and re-imagined for surround cinema. Welcome to the Treasuredome artists’ moving image event, part of Maritime Mix - London 2012 Cultural Olympiad by the Sea programme, Weymouth (10 and 11 August 2012) Watch video of Flora as a 360 degree film in Weymouth.

One Minute vol 5 collection of artists’ moving image curated by Kerry Baldry:
One Minute vol 3, 4 and 5 presented by Virginia Hilyard and Peloton Gallery. Redfern Warehouse, 13 Gibbons Street, Redfern, Australia (4 to 26 April 2012)
DL8 the 8th Berlin International Directors Lounge, the festival for contemporary media and film, Berlin, Germany (15 February 2012)
Artist Cine Club Picturehouse at FACT, Liverpool (25 January 2012)

2011
One Minute vol 5 collection of artists’ moving image curated by Kerry Baldry:
The Void Cinema, Sheffield Hallam University (8 December 2011)
Vertical Cinema Cardiff (28 November 2011)
One Minute exhibition at Peloton Gallery, Sydney Australia. Presentation of the One Minute collections volumes 3, 4 and 5 (24 November to 17 December 2011)
GLIMMER International Short Film Festival, Hull (8 October 2011)
The London Underground Film Sessions, curated by Robert W. Monk and presented by David Sharkey; the Horse Hospital, London (17 August 2011)
Aid & Abet Cambridge; as part of the Art as a Full Time Hobby project (premiere, 15 July 2011)

Plymouth Arts Centre’s Cinema City Mobile Cinema, at various locations around Plymouth; in the Sensing Place programme. Thanks to Anna Navas and Bryony Gillard (4 to 8 July 2011)

One Minute volume 5 includes work by:
Riccardo Iacono, Marty St. James, Guy Sherwin, Chris Paul Daniels, Gordon Dawson, Lumiere et Son, Esther Johnson, Phillip Warnell, Kayla Parker and Stuart Moore, Jennifer Ross, Callum Cooper, Steven Ball, Paulo Menezes, Stuart Pound, Eleni Xintaras, Martin Pickles, Clint Enns, Katherine Meynell, Louisa Minkin, Kerry Baldry, David Kefford, Tina Keane, Annabel Dover, Ron Diorio, Michael Cousin, Michael Szpakowski, Kate Jessop, Jonathan Moss, Daniella Butsch, Alex Pearl, Zhel, Virginia Hilyard, Nicki Rolls, Nick Jordan and Jacob Cartwright, Barry Lewis, Leister/Harris.