Key grip wins Oscar SciTech Award

Richard Mall lauded for creating Matthews Studio Equipment’s MAX Menace Arm.

Academy Awards key grip Matthews Studio Equipment MAX Menace Arm Oscar SciTech Award Oscars Richard Mall Technical Achievement Award

Richard MallBeverly Hills, California – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presented a Technical Achievement Award to key grip Richard Mall for his creation of Matthews Studio Equipment’s MAX Menace Arm.

The letter to Mall said it all: “To Richard Mall, for the design and development of the Matthews MAX Menace Arm, is highly sophisticated and well-engineered, MAX Menace Arm is a safe and adjustable device that allows rapid, precise positioning of lighting fixtures, cameras or accessories. On-set or on location, this compact and highly portable structure is often used where access is limited due to restrictions on attaching equipment to existing surfaces.”

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