Stephen Sawchuk

Director, "FWD"

Stephen Sawchuk is an award-winning writer/producer/director who recently completed his first short film FWD, a ’90s-set horror comedy about two young women who face the repercussions of not forwarding a threatening chain email. The film has screened in New York, Los Angeles (winner, best horror short), Toronto, Vancouver, Portland (winner, best ensemble cast and best supporting cast) and Atlanta (winner, jury choice award).

Stephen’s other recent credits include producing/directing the four-part documentary series Jillian and Justin (W Network) and line producing 49 episodes of Love It or List It Vancouver(HGTV, W Network). Stephen is currently the supervising producer of the fifth season of Love it or List It Vancouver (HGTV USA, HGTV Canada).

Other career highlights include line producing Mark Burnett’s Mind Control (City) and production managing The Bachelor Canada (City).

Stephen is in development on his follow-up short film, Daddy Issues, which goes to camera summer 2018.

My Sessions

Horrific Hilarities

Screening Room

Films in This Block: At Your Disposal (Directed By Diana Lee Woody) – Darcy and Ryan’s imaginations run wild, leaning towards the macabre, when the neighbor runs the garbage disposal at all hours of the night. Cursed World Problems (Directed By Doug Hawley) – While visiting their parents, an expecting couple discover that there is […]

Screenings 2018