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jobby: Character Animator Work Study, NFB/BANFF Centre, Banff

nfbNational Film Board/Banff Centre Character Animator Work Study

This collaborative National Film Board/Banff Centre Work Study Program will provide the opportunity for two participants to work on a National Film Board of Canada feature animated film, WALL, written by British playwright David Hare, which explores both sides of the Israel/Palestine separation barrier. Acerbic, challenging, and visually stunning, the animated film WALL is a unique look at the history and philosophy of the separation barrier that divides Israel and Palestine. Working collaboratively with director and animators, work study animators will work on character animation for our film. The participants will further develop their creative and technical skills in character animation. Over the course of the program, participants will also advance their communication skills through collaboration with producers, directors, and animators.


Must be Canadian
Education and training in animation and computer graphics
Working knowledge of Maya, Photoshop, After Effects  Autodesk MotionBuilder a plus
Effective multitasking; strong time management skills
Ability to manage resources and produce to schedule

Duties include character animation.

Please send resume and links to your work to with the subject line “National Film Board – Character Animator Work Study”.

Thank you.

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