Barbara Lee


Barbara Lee has spent over twenty-six years as a community advocate for diverse representation and organizer of events to increase the profile and opportunities for Canadian Asian artists in film, television, media and music. She is the founder of the Racial Equity Screen Office (RESO), the Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF) in its 27th year, Co-founder of the Mighty Asian Moviemaking Marathon (MAMM) in its 18th year and founder and producer of the Asians in Movies, Music and Media Summit (AIM3).

Barbara Lee is an independent filmmaker, producer and songwriter in Vancouver. She has worked as a broadcast journalist and has received the regional and national Radio and Television News Directors’ Association (RTNDA) Award for Best Editorial.

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