• May 2, 2019

    Being a Rookie TV Writer at 44

    Here’s a twitter thread about what it’s been like becoming a television writer in my forties. It’s an emotional moment for other rea...
  • March 16, 2019

    Ransom Season 3

    This last year I’ve been working on the third season of the CBS / Global series RANSOM. This is the thread that I put up on twitter about the sh...
  • May 15, 2017

    Beneath Us

    Happy to say that after a long hiatus from directing, the Ontario Arts Council has awarded me a grant to produce my next short film, about sisters try...

Being a Rookie TV Writer at 44

Here’s a twitter thread about what it’s been like becoming a television writer in my forties. It’s an emotional moment for other reasons and it makes me really feel the…

Ransom Season 3

This last year I’ve been working on the third season of the CBS / Global series RANSOM. This is the thread that I put up on twitter about the show…

Asian Heritage Month Spotlight on Faisal

(This was copied from the facebook page of BIPOC TV & Film, a grassroots organization and collective of Black, Indigenous and People of Colour in Canada’s TV and film industry….

Beneath Us

Happy to say that after a long hiatus from directing, the Ontario Arts Council has awarded me a grant to produce my next short film, about sisters trying to escape…

The Jungle Book / Mr. Crab Under the Stars Screening

My short film Mr. Crab is playing with The Jungle Book outdoors in Regent Park! When I was in college a Russian man on a bus once pointed at me…

Fake Name Generator

When trying to get some words down it’s really easy to get stuck doing things that are not productive, like trying to imagine a name for a character. The truth…

IRL: In Real Life

One of my more recent jobs has been working on this short form series which will be on Bell Media Fibe One On Demand, created by Bobby Del Rio. It’s…

My Racist Neighbour and the Barbarian Invasion

This was a note I wrote on Facebook before the Canadian national election in 2015. I am personally relieved that I was wrong about how the anti-muslim rhetoric would give…

Insights and Inclusion

I was recently asked to speak on a panel about Asian representation in film and television during the Asian Heritage Month Film Festival, in Toronto. I was joined by fellow…

Doc Editing Demo Reel

Here’s a sample of what I can do. Faisal Lutchmedial Editing Demo from Faisal Lutchmedial on Vimeo. Three short clips from documentary projects I’ve edited. 1) Burgundy Jazz “Vice”. Part…