Born in Sydney, Australia, Samuel has grown up with a love of movies. After graduating from the International Film School Sydney (now renamed AFTT) with an Advanced Diploma in Screen, Samuel moved to Melbourne where he made his feature film debut, Writing and Directing the award-winning feature film 'HOW TO TIME TRAVEL' (2014). After collecting 'BEST GUERRILLA FILM' at the infamous MELBOURNE UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL, Samuel moved to Amsterdam where he Wrote and Directed the feature film '(RED HEART, BLANK FACE)', which premiered in Amsterdam in 2018. Shot only with an iPhone, the film has received early acclaim for its immersive storytelling and performances. (RED HEART, BLANK FACE) is currently being submitted to festivals around the world.
During his down time, Samuel likes to meditate, play Monopoly Deal and take interviews about his creative process.
Quote from Samuel Sheffield.
"I love the whole film making process. I love writing the story, casting, rehearsing, directing, shooting, editing and delivering it to an audience. Our stories are for you. Please enjoy."