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James Powell

Grip

James started his career as a Grip Trainee in 2011, with experience across features, TV dramas, commercials and promos working alongside some of the best Key Grips in the industry.

Committed to taking his Level 2 NVQ in the very near future, James is an asset to any production.

Bases in London, Nottinghamshire and Sheffield.

Feature Films

Production Director Director of Photography Position
HellboyNeil MarshallSam McCurdyGrip/ Crane/ UK
The AngelAriel VromenTerry StaceyGrip
McKellen Playing the PartJoe StephensonJames RhodesGrip
The Devil OutsideAndrew HulmeMark WolfeKey Grip
After LouiseDanny Scheinmann /David ScheinmannSara DeaneGrip Dailies
iBoyAdam RandallEben BolterGrip
Demain Tout CommenceHugo GélinNicolas MassartGrip Dailies UK
A Sense of an EndingRitesh BatraChris Ross BSCGrip Dailies
Mum's ListNiall JohnsonEben BolterGrip
Autopsy of Jane DoeAndre OvredalRoman Osin BSCGrip
Dad's ArmyOliver ParkerChris Ross BSCGrip Dailies
The RezortSteve BarkerRoman Osin BSCB Camera Grip Dailies
Get SantaChristoper SmithChris Ross BSCGrip Dailies
Mr HolmesBill CondonTobia A SchliesslerGrip Trainee /KG: Ed Lancaster
EverestBaltasar KormákurSalvatore TotinoGrip Trainee /KG: Jim Phillpot
The HoarderMatt WinnEben BolterGrip Trainee /KG: Rogan Brown
Pudsey the MovieNick MooreAli AsadB Camera Grip
Black SeaKevin MacdonaldChris Ross BSCGrip Trainee /KG: Warwick Drucker
71Yan DamageTat RadcliffeGrip Trainee /KG: Warwick Drucker
Still WatersAll AsadGrip Trainee /KG: Andy Dorwart
Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of HypnotismChristopher N RowleyRemi AdefarasinGrip Trainee /KG: John Arnold
A Long Way DownPascal ChaumeilBen Davis BSCGrip Trainee /KG: Paolo Frasson
Half of a Yellow SunBiyi BindeleJohn de Borman BSCGrip Trainee /KG: Johnny Donne
Hammer of the GodsFarren BlackburnStephan PehrssonGrip
ConfineTobias TobbellEben BolterGrip
ComedownMenhaj HudaTrevor ForrestGrip Trainee /KG: Rogan Brown

TV / Drama

Production Director Director of Photography Position
The SplitJessica HobbsDale McreadyB Cam Grip
Call The Midwife 7Annie TricklebankDavid MackieGrip 2nd Unit
Killing EveJon EastJulian Court /Tim PalmerGrip Dailies
Hard SunNick Rowland /Richard Senior /Brian KirkChris Ross BSC /Si Bell /David LutherB Camera grip Dailies
FateB Camera Grip Dailies
GuerrillaJohn RidleyAri WegnerGrip Dailies
HumansFrancesca GregoriniStephan PehrssonB Camera Grip Dailies
Call The MidwifeDarcia MartinToby MooreB Camera Grip Dailies
ClassEdward BazalgetteMattias NybergGrip Splinter Unit
Happy ValleyTim FywellTom WilliamsGrip Splinter Unit
StagJim Field SmithRob KitzmannKey Grip
Our World WarBruce Goodison /Ben ChananStuart BentleyB Camera Grip Dailies
CriticalMichael KeillorTim PalmerC Camera Grip Dailies
Not Going OutNick WoodChris GoodgerGrip Trainee /KG: Peter Muncey
Downton AbbeyDavid EvansNigel WilloughbyC Camera Grip Dailies

Commercials / Idents / Promos

Production Director Director of Photography Position
Adidas PredatorJOAO RETORTATom O'KeefeGrip
Haagen DaazTom MunroStuart BentleyGrip
Clearscore CommercialDavid KerrTat RadcliffeGrip
Jones 'Melt'Davis SilisJames RhodesGrip
Ros Gray 'We Get By'Graham BryanJohn Miguel KingGrip
Jacob CrackersGary FreedmanTat RadcliffeGrip
Denby PotteryMatthew DunnRick BurnellGrip
Spitfire Studios CommercialMatthew DunnRick BurnellGrip
George Ezra 'Listen to the Man'Rob BrandonJack WilkinsonGrip
Mindhorn TeaserChris Ross BSCGrip
Very.co.ukRyan HopeRyan HopeGrip Trainee /KG: Daniel Essex
ArmaniJacob SuttonBenoit DelhommeGrip Trainee /KG: Jim Phillpot
TFL 'Share the Road'Yan Demange Tat RadcliffeGrip Trainee /KG: Warwick Drucker
Secret MillionaireGrip Trainee /KG: Nick Cupac
Ford MustangFilip Tellander Mattias MonteroGrip Trainee /KG: Johnny Donne
Green FlagLeo WoodheadGrip Trainee /KG: Johnny Donne

Equipment

Extensive Grip equipment, please ask for a kit list.