Yorkshire based Producer Director

Documentary. Film. Music Videos. Digital.


Dialect - Come Up

Director: Lewis Mitchell / Owen Seabrook

Production: Tell Studio / Music: Leeds

Featured on: SBTV / GRM Daily

Title frame for music video Come Up - Dialect. As featured on SBTV and GRM Daily. Leeds, Yorkshire. UK.
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Still of Jinx from Mavericks - Words Not Weapons documentary film - Portsmouth Leeds and London UK
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Words Not Weapons:
The Mavericks Project

Director: Lewis Mitchell

Production: Tell Studio / Youth Music

Featured on: Youth Music Awards / BBC News

Makerspace: Lesvos Collaboration

Director: Hamza Yakupoglu / Lewis Mitchell

Shot on a donated camera as a development opportunity for young photographer & filmmaker, Hamza Yakupoglu. The project highlights the work of the Makerspace: Lesvos.

Still of cyclist in Lesvos, Greece. Shot for a marketing video as an educational project for a young filmmaker
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Bradford // Leeds, UK.

Starting out in the industry in early 2020 – at the time of writing, 2 years and roughly one global pandemic ago – Lewis co-founded and established the independent production studio, Tell Studio; whose credits include projects for: Netflix, BBC Sounds, Youth Music, Ralph Lauren, War Child, NHS, SBTV, New Balance, BBC Three, and many more.

The studio is a founding member of The New Monday – an innovative space to bring together and support Yorkshire’s creative community – alongside: Channel 4, The LEP, Wise Owl Films, We Are the Allies, Leeds Digital Festival and Leeds City Council.

Specialising in responsive content across a number of forms of visual media. Lewis’ is highly motivated by, and continues to draw on experience from his transdisciplinary background in engineering, sustainable development and the third sector. Creating films fit for purpose; not for boxes. He resonates on projects with people at their heart. Those rooted in contemporary issues, taboo and (sub)culture.

Recent projects include –


Key PA. Steven Spielberg exec-produced, 4 part series.



Producer director. Hybrid documentary, music video collaboration with musician, George Bloomfield. Exploration of objects of memory.



Producer. TV series (scripted drama). Developed alongside writer Cathianne Hall and director Martin Clark as part of Screen Yorkshire’s Flex programme.

Currently working with
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