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Paul Lee was born in Hong Kong in 1963, and moved to Toronto with his family in 1976. He graduated from the University of Toronto with a B.Sc. (Biology/Anthropology/ Latin American Studies), M.A. (Anthropology) and Ph. D., and from York University with an M.B.A. (Arts and Media Administration) and M.F.A. (Film). Since 1991, he has organized, programmed, and curated film festivals in Canada, the U.S., Mexico, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Spain, Italy, Poland, Moldova, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Thailand, Japan, and the Philippines. In addition to his programming activities, Paul also specializes in producing films for first-time filmmakers, and in producing international co-productions, women's films, Asian films, human rights/social justice films, educational films, and lesbian and gay films. His first short film, Thick Lips, Thin Lips (1994), has won 9 awards and was screened at over 100 film festivals worldwide after its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival. His second film, These Shoes Weren't Made For Walking (1995), has won 6 awards, has been screened at over 50 film festivals since its premiere at the Sydney Film Festival, and is used in Women's Studies curricula in over 30 universities and colleges across Canada, the U.S., Polynesia and the Caribbean. His third film, The Offering (1999), has won 58 awards to date and has been screened at over 390 film festivals worldwide after its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival. Recently, Paul has been invovled with the Soulbird Music Project, an international network of artists and
activists committed to human rights and social change.
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