a type of powerful carbon-arc lamp that produces an intense light, often used in film-making; also used for promotional purposes at film premieres

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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  • klieglight — klieg light (klēg) n. A powerful carbon arc lamp producing an intense light and used especially in making movies.   [After John H. Kliegl (1869 1959) and his brother Anton TiberiusKliegl (1872 1927), German born American lighting experts.] * * * …   Universalium

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