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ABOUT THIS MODULE

Learn about the duties and responsibilities of the gaffer on and off the set.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 20:10 video on the gaffer
  • Resource guide

LEARN

  • Who is the gaffer?
  • What does the gaffer do on set?
  • What the relationship is like between the gaffer and the cinematographer
  • How the gaffer balances the art and technique of lighting
The videos are a big leap forward for contemporary classroom videos, utilizing clean greenscreen, working professionals and 16:9. The film is well-paced and will be a great addition to classroom instruction. It is designed and constructed in ways both interesting and accessible to student filmmakers. I hope to utilize the material in my classroom!”
 
   - Tom Dunphy, Orange-Ulster BOCES
 
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