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The Key Grip manages the grip department and works directly for the Director of Photography.  In this module, you will learn the duties and responsibilities of the key grip both on and off the set.


  • 20:45 video that walks you through the Key Grip's role on set
  • Illustrated companion guide


  • The role of the grip department
  • The role of the Key Grip
  • How a Key Grip preps a production
  • The Key Grip's duties on set
  • The Key Grip's relationship with the DP
  • The Key Grip's relationship with the Gaffer
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