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key grip

n. the head laborer on a movie set. (Filmmaking.) The key grip has a complaint that could hold up production.
See also: grip, key
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By Week 6, as a percentage of the intact side, the experimental group had 12% (95% CI 7 to 17) more power grip strength, 24% (95% CI 17 to 32) more pinch grip strength, 15% (95% CI 7 to 23) more key grip strength, 26% (95% CI 15 to 37) more supination strength, 8% (95% CI 3 to 13) more flexion/extension range of motion, and 14% (95% CI 5 to 22) more supination/pronation range of motion than the control group.
But we are open to offers, so if somebody wants to buy Best Boy or Key Grip we can help them.
Harjo, is primarily employed as a key grip and worked as a grip on the multi-Oscar nominated film Titanic.
Grips handle special rigging for equipment and aid the camera operator; the key grip directs the grips, helps shape lighting, and consults with the camera operator to determine the placement and movement of cameras.
While the list of hosts for the forums is still being completed, early commitments from such well-known industry professionals as John Alonzo, award-winning cinematographer whose works include "Scarface" and "Chinatown," Danny Eccleston, chief lighting technician of the recent blockbuster "Deep Impact" as well as "Last of the Mohicans," Lloyd Moriarity, key grip of James Cameron's "Titanic" and "True Lies," Jerry Molen, award-winning producer of "Schindler's List" and "Jurassic Park.
But if a silent movie wins THE top award it will demote Hollywood screenwriters from their current exalted position in movie-making - from just above to just below key grip.
You tune in for a bit of glamour and end up sitting there at five in the morning, watching someone win Best Key Grip For A Short Czech Animation.
Jay Boy is said to be set for a key grip slot on the Lords production.
Key Grip, in second place at the time, followed Nazzaro, while Bullens Bay and second-favourite Lightning Star were forced on to the same route by Ludere, who appeared to want to follow the others before jumping the obstacle and eventually finishing a well-beaten second.
Nazzaro, ridden by Rodi Greene, edged left approaching the obstacle and was followed by Key Grip (Anthony Honeyball), while Bullens Bay and Lightning Star were forced outside the wings of the flight by Ludere, who managed to carry on.
Key grip Rupert Lloyd Parry, who worked on The Iron Lady, said: "The film industry is buoyant and there's work coming in.
Do the moviemakers seriously believe the average viewer gives a hoot in Hades who was the prop manager, sound mixer, gaffer, boom, camera loader, negative cutter, second assistant director, caterer, timer, key grip or best boy?
Key Grip - in charge of staff who assist camera crews with equipment.
Later afternoon: Watched 49ers-Jags on portable TV held by guy at front of line of other applicants for job as key grip in new Pamela Anderson movie.