Thomas, a Gaffer, based in East Lansing, has 1 Gaffer credit and 1 Production Assistant credit, and has been a member since 2019.


9/18 – 1/19

Gaffer Dead Ends

Whet Socks — Film (Short) — Whet Socks Details
9/18 – 1/19

As the head of grip & electric, I execute the plans that the DP and I develop for lighting, which requires an understanding of equipment, lighting practices/theory, electrical safety. I oversee and train grips and as a team we quickly and safely set up in order to meet the tight shot schedule.

12/18 – 12/18

Production Assistant Black to Techno

Frieze — Film (Short) — Parliament Studios Details
12/18 – 12/18

Functioned as an oscillating P.A. a Jenn Nkiru music video project, primarily as a grip for cinematographer Bradford Young. Quickly executed Mr. Young's elaborate lighting set-ups, including 10 4-bank Kino Flo and 2 SkyPanel lights, 20'x20' diffusion and flag panels, demonstrating a knowledge of grip tools and practices and ability to work swiftly.


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Class of '19

Michigan State University

B.A. in Film Studies with a Minor in Fiction Filmmaking