Lam, Meilan

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Lam, Meilan

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1950-

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Meilan Lam was born in Vancouver in 1950. She began to work as a film-maker in 1971 at the National Film Board of Canada, specializing in animation and other technical skills on over 80 productions. Her credits include Atmos (1980), The National Scream (1980), Four Centuries: The Firearm in Canada (1982), Victoria Bridge: The 8th Wonder (1988), The Road Taken (1996), Under the Willow Tree (1997), and Moving Pictures (2000). She was director and researcher for the 1998 documentary film Show Girls:Celebrating Montreal's Legendary Black Jazz Scene (French version: Les Girls).

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Created by the Records Management and Archives Department 2010-09.
Input by Concordia University Libraries 2015-06-08.

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