Garry Franks’ Poetry Film
Thompsons of Prudhoe
This poetry film of a Garry Franks poem was made while artist’s Sharon Bailey and Stevie Ronnie were undertaking a residency during and after the demolition of the Chandless Estate in Gateshead. The poet Garry Franks is a former Chandless Estate tower block resident.
Written and Spoken by Garry Franks
Photography by Sharon Bailey
Produced and Directed by Stevie Ronnie