Night Market Neighbours

Night Market Neighbours features delicious food and diverse stories from vendors at the Richmond Night Market.

Tochi: The Perfect Toast

In this episode we meet Toby and Jeffrey, the 21-year-old friends who founded Tochi. These friends have revolutionized Hong Kong french toast by adding mochi inside. Sink your eyes into crispy, chewy, fluffy, sweet, savory, dreamy toast…

Chef James: Family Special

In this episode we meet Chef James, his son Kelvin, and daughter Lillian. This family dream team cooks up Xinjiang inspired dishes like cumin lamb buns, pan fried yellow noodles, five spice chicken and more…

Short documentary series with CBC. Directed, produced, and edited by Jonah Lee-McNamee. 2022.


CBC News Article

CBC News at 6 Live Premiere: Tochi

CBC News at 6 Live Premiere: Chef James

CBC Radio Interview: Jonah Lee-McNamee

CBC Radio Interview: Tochi


Director, Producer: Jonah Lee-McNamee

Director of Photography, Producer: Shiun Okada

On-Set Producer: Justin Lee

AC/Swing: Gabriel Sanchez

Production Sound Mixer: Nina Lee

Editor: Jonah Lee-McNamee

Sound Editor & Mixer: Ericka Florencia

Colourist: So Young Park

Main Titles Designer: Rees Morgan