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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
"Very straightforward and easy to follow. I also really appreciate the combination of technical and aesthetics, which is how I base my class. I would find this to be a very good reference to provide to students."
 
   - William Donaruma,
      University of Notre Dame
 
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