How to go from short film to your feature debut as a team with The Pay Day director Sam Bradford & writers, producers and actors Kyla Frye and Sam Benjamin

Giles Alderson chats with filmmakers Sam Bradford, Kyla Frye and Sam Benjamin about their heist feature The Pay Day.

They discuss going from short film to making your feature film debut as a team.

How music can be used as a unlocking mechanism to finding characters.

How they wrote The Pay Day, from structure to working as a trio

Parents going back to work and making it. Raising finance and speaking to investors.

The importance of clearances before shooting .

AND Having belief and why you should JUMP IN and get it made what ever obstacles get thrown at you.

You can find The Pay Day on Amazon Prime, Sky, Apple and many other platforms.

The Pay Day

A broke and frustrated IT technician decides to embark on a one woman heist to steal valuable data worth millions on the black market.

Directed by Sam Bradford

Produced written and starring Kyla Frye & Sam Benjamin

WATCH: ‘Double Cross’ on Amazon Prime Video 


Big thank you to:

Lee Hutchings

Marli J Monroe

Karen Newman

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