Founded in 1999, GRIP FACTORY MUNICH has worked hard to become an industry leader in the design and production of high-end camera support equipment with the aim of servicing the professional motion picture community.



At the GFM factory great pride is taken in the high standard of manufacturing. Here our team of highly skilled and experienced engineers, machinists and technicians, each with a dedication to excellence, work towards the final product. Qualified CNC machinists operating the most modern CNC lathes and milling machines, certified and skilled aluminium welders all guarantee an efficient and modern manufacturing process. GFM products are surface-hardened, in a patented procedure (Hart-Coat®) which gives a hard, scratch proof finish protecting and prolonging the life span of each piece of equipment.

Our mission is to develop and produce camera support equipment that is innovative, effective and of the highest quality. Our focus and philosophy on building superior equipment, combined with a dedication and commitment to customer service and satisfaction, has grown throughout the years. We place a high value on long term relationships with clients, suppliers and all those working in the field.​



Throughout the years, GFM cranes and camera support equipment have become the trusted camera support on international film sets. They are used for countless top tier features, commercials and other high end productions for the small and big screen — on Bollywood to Hollywood blockbusters and many of today's legendary TV series. Here we mention but a few...

… and many more!