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Gaffer

Last updated 13 December 2014

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Monty Smart: as Lighting Gaffer: Destiny of the Daleks(uncredited)
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Arthur Haywood: as Lighting Gaffer: A Girl's Best Friend(uncredited)[K9&Co]
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Ben Smithard: The Airzone Solution[Other]
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Stephen Slocombe: Warriors of Kudlak(as Steve Slocombe)[SJA]; The Lost Boy(as Steve Slocombe)[SJA]; Turn Left; The Wedding of River Song
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Tony Allen: as Rigging Gaffer: An Adventure In Space And Time[Misc]
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A gaffer is the head electrician, responsible for the execution of the lighting plan for a production. T

The term gaffer originally related to the moving of overhead equipment to control lighting levels using a gaff. 

The gaffer's assistant is the best boy.