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  • HAND MODEL - A performer whose hands are used to double for others.
  • HERO (BOY, GIRL, MAN, WOMAN) - Unassumed Lead in a commercial where the lead isn’t prominent, but most important.
  • HIATUS - Time during which a TV series is not in production
  • HOLDING - The designated area to which the Extra Performers report and stay while waiting to go on set.
  • HONEY WAGON - A towed vehicle containing one or more dressing rooms, as well as crew bathrooms.

Film Terms Glossary –San Antonio Film Academy

  • Highkey: An overall brightly lit scene with realtively few shadows.
  • HMI: An enclosed, AC mercury arc lamp.