BIO

Lukas Hanulak is a writer and director for films & television, and is based in Victoria, British Columbia.
 
He was born in former Czechoslovakia, where his longtime passion for visual and emotional storytelling began. After studying film, he enjoyed the festival success of his short film THE FATHER (2009) and gained the opportunity for professional growth as director of a fiction TV series for major broadcasters in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. 

With more than a decade of experience, he developed his ability to create unique story interpretations while exploring different visual styles & film genres. During the years 2009-19, he directed a dozen crime/drama TV series for major broadcasters in the Czech Republic and Slovakia including successful TV shows LADY & KING (the most-watched TV show in Czech Rep. in 2018/19).  He also co-created the award-winning co-production documentary THE GOOD DEATH – a story about voluntary assisted dying that aired on many worldwide TV markets.
 
In 2021 he directed and produced his first Canadian project - a female-centric short film drama EMPTY SPACES (currently in post-production).
His projects interests include character-driven dramas, coming-of-age stories, and interactive movies. 
 
He is a member of the Directors Guild of Canada.