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Lee Godfrey

Grip NVQ 3 Key Grip

Lee has been working in the film industry from the age of 18 and achieved his NVQ Level 2 in 2009, with his advanced Level 3 completed 2016. His work includes features, TV dramas, commercials and promos.

Lee is also fully compliant in the operation of the U-Crane & Spanish ARM, a specialist piece of tracking equipment.

Feature Films

Production Director Director of Photography Additional Information
Maleficent: Mistress of EvilJoachim RønningHenry BrahamKey Grip
DumboTim BurtonBen DavisKey Grip, Splinter Unit
Untitled Jurassic World SequelJ A BayonaOscar Faura2nd Unit B Cam/Dolly Grip
Murder on the Orient ExpressKenneth BranaghHaris ZambarloukosDolly Grip
Mary MagdaleneGarth DavisGreg Fraser B Cam Grip
LifeDaniel EspinosaSeamus McGarvey R Stage Grip
Sense 8Lana WachowskiJohn TollA Cam Dolly Grip
Space Bear ( SW)Rian JohnsonJason PresantSplinter Unit, Grip Dailies
Bourne (Additional Photography)Paul GreengrassBarry AckroydVFX Unit Key Grip, C Cam Grip
Fantastic Beats & Where to Find ThemDavid YatesPhilippe Rousselot2nd Unit, Crane Grip
TOOM Justin KurzelAdam ArkapawMain Unit, Spanish ARM Operator
Curse of Hendon (Additional Photography)Louis LeterrierErik WilsonGrip Dailies
Beauty & the Beast (Additional Photography)Bill CondonTobias A SchliesslerGrip Dailies
And Then There Were NoneAbi BachJohn PardueMain Unit, Grip Dailies
The Huntsman (Main Unit)Cedric Nicholas-TroyanPhedon PapamichaelRussian ARM Operator
Knights of the Round Table: King ArthurGuy RitchieJohn MathiesonGrip Dailies
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar ChildrenTim BurtonBruno DelbonnelC Cam Grip, Grip Dailies
The Last PanthersJohan RenckLaurent TangySpanish ARM Operator
The InfiltratorBrad FurmanJoshua ReisGrip Dailies
Mission Impossible 5 (Additional Photography)Christopher McQaurrieRobert ElswitSpanish ARM Operator
SPECTRESam MendesAlexander Witt2nd Unit, VFX Grip
CriminalAriel VromenDavid StragmeisterSpanish ARM Operator
MortdecaiDavid KoeppFlorian HoffmeisterAdditional Photography, Dailies
Mission Impossible 5 (Morocco)Christopher McQaurrieJonathan Taylor2nd Unit, B Cam Grip
Avengers: Age of UltronJohn MahaffieJohn Gamble2nd Unit, C Camera Grip
Dracula Untold Gary ShoreJohn MathiesonAdditional Photography, Grip Dailies
Royal Night OutJulian JarroldChristophe BeaucarneB Camera Grip
SuffragetteSarah GavronEduard GrauGrip Dailies
ExodusRidley ScottDariuaz WolskiGrip Dailies/Russian ARM Operator
Jupiter Ascending Lana WachowskiJohn TollDolly Grip
Guardians of the GalaxyJames GunnJonathan TaylorDolly Grip
Black SeaKevin MacdonaldChristopher Ross BSCB Camera Grip
In the Heart of the SeaRon HowardAnthony Dodd MantleCrane Grip
FuryDavid AyerStephen HallDailies
Edge of Tomorrow Doug LimanFraser TaggartAdditional Photography

TV / Drama

Production Director Director of Photography Additional Information
The Windsors S2Adam MillerGreg DuffieldKey Grip
The CrownMark JenkinsonTim GreenSpanish ARM Operator
Black MirrorJames WatkinsTim Maurice-JonesSpanish ARM Operator
Marco Polo (Malaysian Unit)Dan Minahan, Jon AmielRomain Lacourbas, Vanja CernjulB Camera Grip
Game of Thrones S6Jack BenderJonathan FreemanDrago Unit, 3rd Camera Grip
You, Me & the Apocalypse Saul MetzsteinAdam GilhamGrip Dailies, Russian ARM Operator
Downton AbbeyMichael Engler, David EvansAdam GilhamRussian ARM Operator

Commercial / Promos (selection)

Production Production Company Director of Photography Additional Information
NikeDir: Ringan LedwidgeMatty LibatiqueSpanish ARM Operator
McClaren CorporateDir: James WatkinsTim Maurice-JonesSpanish ARM Operator
Just EatRattling StickTim Maurice-Jones2nd Camera Grip
Jaguar CorporateArtifex MediaSimon FitzgeraldKey Grip
ArgosChi & PartnersStuart GrahamKey Grip
Charlyz Angels 'Lousy Lover' PromoDavid MackieKey Grip
Amazon Fashion ShootMill +Chris ClarkeKey Grip
Abu Dhabi National DayLive TVCrane Grip
British Heart Foundation - CRY UKPark PicturesMatthias Rudh2nd Grip
Grand National (TVC & Live)Channel 4Tat RadcliffeRussian/Spanish ARM Operator









Lee has access to a long list of grip equipment including a remote head that is both programmable and wireless.