Payday w/t (1 x 60′) – This unique performance documentary looks at stories from a generation of young people in Britain blighted by debt. Payday is everyone’s favourite day of the month and this is the starting point as the film delves into the finances and wallets of a diverse cast of twenty-something’s. From a range of different economic backgrounds and all living in an area of London renowned for its financial disparity and home to a cultural melting pot, this film aims to dissect the reality of modern money habits, challenges and dilemmas facing Generation Y. Unique performance elements will be incorporated into each of the character’s narrative to enable us to explore and delve deeper into our contributors’ own feelings, fears and dreams. This eye-opening documentary will lift the lid on life in modern Britain today from the unique perspective of the young Brits themselves.
Channel: Channel 4
TX: Late 2013
Source: Channel 4 press release