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jobby: 2D Build/Rig Artist, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

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2D BUILD/RIG ARTIST Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning  full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 17 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.   Our crew is made up of 250 of Canada’s most creative animators, directors,… »

jobby: Harmony Animator, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

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HARMONY ANIMATOR Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning  full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 17 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.   Our crew is made… »

jobby: Pipeline TD, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

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PIPELINE TD (Software Developer) We are seeking a PIPELINE TD to work closely with the Head of Technology and Pipeline team. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organized and motivated Pipeline TD who enjoys being part of an exciting and fast paced animation studio. The ideal candidate… »


jobby: 2D FX Artist, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

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2D FX ARTIST Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning  full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 17 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced… »

Startoon Character Development Initiative Launches in Canada

By Mike Valiquette
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For those readers who don’t know me, when I’m not maintaining this site I also work as an animation producer and director in Toronto. Occasionally what I do in that… »

Federal Tax Credits for Webseries! Raise Your Voices and Be Heard!

By Mike Valiquette
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A week or two ago we posted a link to a federal government questionnaire regarding digital content development in Canada. That kind of initiative is great, and shows that someone’s… »

jobby: Animation Supervisor, Welcome to the Wayne, Yowza Animation, Toronto

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Job description: Yowza Animation is currently looking for a talented animation supervisor to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled… »

jobby: Animator, Mino Monsters, Montreal QC

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We are looking for an animator in Montreal, QC to work with us on our current, and future mobile games titles. Your work will be appreciated by millions of people around… »

jobby: Supervising Animator (Maya), Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna BC

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Reporting to the Assistant Series Director, the Supervising Animator defines the direction of the Animation department to achieve the Director and Creative Director’s vision. Supervises, assists, and motivates animators to… »

jobby: Animator (Maya), Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna BC

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Reporting to the Supervising Animator, the Animator must ensure their work is completed at the highest quality and on schedule to help support and reflect the Supervising Animator’s and Series… »

jobby: Lead Animator (Maya), Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna BC

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Reporting to the Supervising Animator, the Lead Animator helps realize the Supervising Animator and the Series Director’s vision. Supervises, assists, and motivates animators to ensure that their work is completed… »

jobby: Senior Marketing Manager, Guru Studio, Toronto

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The Senior Marketing Manager is responsible for the planning and execution of all marketing activities at our rapidly growing entertainment studio. The ideal candidate is capable of developing, building and… »

gradfilm showcase: Jack the Rabbit, by Steven Woolley (Algonquin)

By Mike Valiquette
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A few months back I was visiting my hometown, Ottawa, and booked in a few hours to go and pay a visit to my pals over at Algonquin College. I… »

Democracy in Action? Canadian Heritage Ministry Contemplates Overhaul to Content Industry Incentives

By Mike Valiquette
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It’s been a crazy busy couple of weeks, TAAFI happened, now there’s gradfilms to share and, as usual, we can barely keep up with the job posts. But while all… »

events: Schoolism LIVE, Toronto, May 7-8

By Mike Valiquette
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Schoolism LIVE Toronto Workshop is happening this weekend! May 7-8, 2016. http://www.schoolism.com/workshop-toronto/ Learn from instructors Stephan Martiniere (Rage, Guardians of the Galaxy) Chris Sasaki (Inside Out, Sanjay’s Super Team) Andrea… »

gradfilm showcase: Beauty, by Alice Lemma (Sheridan)

By Mike Valiquette
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I’m really thrilled to see so many of the films from last week’s Sheridan Gradshow actually online. A lot of grads hold off due to somewhat archaic festival rules. I’m… »

gradfilm showcase: Veggiemancer, by Justin Chan (Sheridan)

By Mike Valiquette
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Veggiemancer was another standout at the Sheridan Industry Day this year. Great design and colour styling, solid storytelling, and excellent animation. Justin Chan did a really great job on this… »

gradfilm showcase: Blue, by Jason McLean (Sheridan)

By Mike Valiquette
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This is beautiful. Great work by Jason McLean. Blue. from Jason McLean on Vimeo. There;s a great interview with Jason over here on Character Design… »

jobby: Senior Storyboard Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

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Senior Storyboard Artist Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Switch VFX, Toronto

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Switch VFX is looking for a production coordinator to work on exciting projects for Nickelodeon’s, Sy-Fy Channel and other clients. Start date: immediately End date: TBD (long term) Term of… »

jobby: Professor-Animation, Okanagan College, Kelowna BC

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 Okanagan College Professor – Animation Competition Number: C000087 Location: Kelowna, British Columbia   The Division of Science, Technology & Health is seeking a full-time term College Professor to develop the… »

jobby: 3D Animators, Gallus Entertainment, Toronto

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Gallus Entertainment is a Canadian CG animation studio located in Downtown Toronto. Gallus Toronto is looking for 3D Animators to work on our latest animated series Luna Petunia (Cirque Du… »

jobby: Senior Designer/Design Supervisor, Elliott Animation, Toronto

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Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few Artist owned and managed studio and is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our talent… »

TAAFI 2016 in Review: 8 Takeaways from TAAFI 2016 by a Toonsmith

By Mike Valiquette
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Reposted with permission from Brent Smith. Brent had been a whirlwind lately at animation events here in Toronto, and we were able to persuade him to share some of his… »

Event Report: Sheridan Industry Day 2016

By Kyu-bum Lee
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Yesterday (April 28, 2016) was Sheridan’s annual industry day. The attendance from studios was high and there still seemed a lot of positions needed to be filled so it looks like… »

Gradfilm Showcase: Luggage & Interview with Tracy Harris

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Grad film season is upon us yet again. With Calart films popping up on the web and Sheridan Industry day 2016 happening very soon, lets warm up with one from… »

Event Report: TAAFI 2016

By Kyu-bum Lee
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Happening this past weekend, (April 22-24, 2016) was the third TAAFI festival. TAAFI opened on Friday with 3 workshops and the opening ceremony including screening of Spark (Toon Box Entertainment)…. »

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