Film ID:
NEFA 17563

NEWSVIEW MAGAZINE: JAMES MITCHELL

1965

Visitor Tabs

Description

Interview with celebrated South Shields-born writer James Mitchell for Tyne Tees TV Newsview Magazine, broadcast on 11 May 1965.

This item shows general views of the author James Mitchell at South Shields dockside and in a pub. Exterior view of Mill Dam Post Office and general views on the beach. In the voice-over he talks about the characters in his books, his links with Tyneside, how he finds time to do what he wants to do, the loneliness of writing and about his latest work.