Christopher Smitherman

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Experienced Grip, Set Production Assistant,

Received my A.A. in Film & Video Studies in 2012 from Santa Monica College in Los Angeles. Have worked on Hollywood film productions as a production manager, lighting (Best Boy, Grip), Electric (gaffer), set production assistant, boom operator and 2nd AC.

More recently I have been involved in business side of film by working with an independent film finance, production, and foreign sales company called Sierra / Affinity. I've assisted the Vice President of Distribution & Development, and the Senior Vice President of Marketing. In addition, I've also helped prepare for trade shows/markets such as the European Film Market, Cannes Festival, and the American Film Market. 2003 - 2021