Winsome, Losesome, Mansome

It’s always tricky as a writer talking to a researcher for a TV or film documentary. On the one hand you want your ideas to be taken seriously and the historical record to be as accurate as possible. And of course we all like attention. Especially from a visual medium we probably don’t belong in. On the other hand, you don’t want to give everything away for nowt. But you can hardly blame researchers for trying. For every ‘expert’ who appears on-screen in a doc, […]