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crowdfunding: Carla Veldman’s Uncle Antlers on IndieGogo

By Mike Valiquette
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We’ve been following and covering Toronto animator Carla Veldman‘s work for some time. She’s produced a couple of great films(Dog Walker, the Scarf), and is in production on another: Uncle Antlers. This time around she’s raising some money via Indiegogo. Here’s a description of the project: Uncle Antlers is a 5-minute film traditionally animated on… »

jobby: CGI Generalist, ZINK, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Zink, a multidisciplinary agency and production house that specializes in design, brand identity, animation, commercial production, motion graphics and digital content creation, is seeking an experienced Senior CGI generalist to join our team. The CG Generalist will cover the general 3D tasks such as texturing,… »

press release: Sixteen Sheridan graduates take home Canadian Screen Awards

By Mike Valiquette
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(Oakville, Ontario): Congratulations to 16 Sheridan graduates who have received 20 Canadian Screen Awards this year. The Canadian Screen Awards (CSAs) celebrate homegrown talent in front of the camera and behind the scenes in film, television and digital media. The 2015 CSAs were presented at… »


jobby: Senior FX Artist, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated… »

press release: NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA WINS FIVE CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS

By Mike Valiquette
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National Film Board of Canada (NFB) productions and craftspeople have received five 2015 Canadian Screen Awards, presented by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, recognizing excellence in film, television… »

jobby: Shader Writer (mid-senior), Nitrogen Studios, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nitrogen Studios is hiring for the Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg R rated, theatrical animated film Sausage Party. We are now accepting job applications. In order for your application to… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Production Coordinator 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 is… »

jobby: Experienced Flash Animators, Little Tugboat, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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“The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 2. We are looking to add to our talented crew. In the coming weeks we will be interviewing experienced Flash animators,… »

OIAF 2015 Call for Submissions!

By Mike Valiquette
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World-Leading Animation Event Seeks Submissions for International Showcase in Ottawa OTTAWA, ON, CANADA (February 24, 2015) – The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF), one of the world’s most respected film… »

jobby: Atomic Cartoons Open House, March 12th, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic’s hosting a recruiting event and open house at their studio on March 12th, here’s the poster: If you’re in Vancouver and looking to work with some swell folks, here’s… »

jobby: Production Coordinator, Nelvana Ltd, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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Production Coordinator, Toronto, Contract Position   Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a Production Coordinator in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Producers, the successful candidate will be responsible… »

jobby: Designer(CG), Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed… »

jobby: CG Rigger, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception 15 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous… »

Press Release: NFB Launches Hothouse 10 Films Online

By Mike Valiquette
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DISCOVER NEW SHORT FILMS BY EMERGING ANIMATORS AT NFB.CA AS THE 10TH EDITION OF “HOTHOUSE” LAUNCHES ONLINE, MARCH 9 Oscar winner Chris Landreth is this year’s mentoring director February 26,… »

from the internets: Inspector Gadget Reboot Coming to Netflix

By Mike Valiquette
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Word’s getting out. DHX Media’s relaunch/reboot of the classic cartoon Inspector Gadget is going to be streaming on Netflix in the US. The show’s already been seen in Europe. Canada:… »

from the internets: Awards Season Hubbub, Canada at the Oscars

By Mike Valiquette
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Lots of Canadian representation at the Oscars this year, and big wins for the Mouse. Sheridan alumni went head to head as How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Dean Deblois)… »

iKids Awards! Marblemedia! DHX!

By Mike Valiquette
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The Kidscreen Summit in Miami (did I mention it’s in Miami this year? Because it is. In Miami) supports two sets of awards, the Kidscreen Awards, and the iKids Awards… »

Kidscreen Awards! Peg + Cat! Fangbone! Dino Dan! Stella and Sam!

By Mike Valiquette
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We haven’t been covering Kidscreen this year because: A) We aren’t there. and B) It’s in Miami, and we’re having a big hissy fit because all our friends are warm… »

jobby: Head of Visual Development, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated… »

jobby: Production Manager, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. We are also proud to employ a team of more… »

jobby: Storyboard Revisionists, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media – Vancouver is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows such as Kid vs. Kat and Martha Speaks. We are… »

jobby: Animation Revisionist (Flash Series), DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. With more than 250 employees and multiple projects on the… »

jobby: Character & Prop Designer, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. Employing a team of more than 250 of Canada’s top… »

jobby: Location Designer, DHX Media, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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DHX Media (Vancouver) Ltd. is an award-winning animation studio, which has produced over 300 half hours of original children’s shows. With more than 250 employees and multiple projects on the… »

jobby: Lead Shading/Lighting TD, Nerd Corps, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette
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Lead Shading/Lighting TD About Us Nerd Corps Entertainment, established in 2002, is a DHX Media company, boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super… »

jobby: 3D Character Rigger, Guru Studio, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette
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3D Character Rigger 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 entertainment company is… »

jobby: Harmony Animators, Big Jump Entertainment, Ottawa

By Mike Valiquette
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Looking for Animators to round out our crew for upcoming Prime Time Netflix series “F is For Family” starring Bill Burr and Laura Dern. Applicants must be Ontario Residents and… »

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