Month: June 2013

jobby: Compositors, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

June 28, 2013   Type: Full time employee. Ottawa, ON. Salary: $45-55k per year. Medical and dental benefits available. Number of positions available: 2 Start date: July 2013 Position Requirements: Ability to work and communicate effectively in a collaborative and fast-paced…

Last Day For TAAFI Early Bird Passes!!!!!

TAAFI’s coming up fast, and if you’re looking to save a few dollars on your pass, now’s the time! They’ve got early bird rates available, but they’re going fast.  Hit the link for details.

jobby: CG Supervisor, Picture This Studio, Thailand

  Picture This Studio is looking for a CG Supervisor Our bustling and productive CG Animation studio in the heart of Bangkok is looking for a new colleague to join our family! Have 10+ years of experience in CG Animation…

jobby: Flash Animator/Illustrator, Swappz Interactive, Toronto

June 19, 2013 Swappz Interactive is a digital gaming studio based in Toronto that is developing ground breaking mobile games using innovative technologies. Swappz Interactive’s signature games bridge the gap between traditional toy play and mobile gaming. With Swappz games…

jobby: Flash Designers, Little Tugboat, Toronto

June 17, 2013 Little Tugboat is looking for experienced Flash Designers. Little Tugboat has exciting openings for experienced FLASH Designers for a new preschool series.  Minimum 2 years experience.  The studio is located in Toronto’s Liberty Village.  Please submit resumes…

Roddy McManus leaves NFB

I have no idea how I missed this. AWN reported on May 31st that Roddy McManus has stepped down from his position as Executive Producer of the National Film Board of Canada’s Academy Award-winning English-language animation studio. No official word…

animated trailer for SILVER SIX, by Darren Rawlings

Scholastic seems to be doing a good job of raiding the animation world for talent. The latest one to catch my attention is SILVER SIX by AJ Leiberman and Darren Rawlings. Darren’s brought his usual flair to the book and…

Teletoon’s Latest Original Production Slate Includes Inspector Gadget Relaunch

TELETOON Canada announces two new original series, Inspector Gadget and Pirate Express, as well as the renewal of four others (Banff, Alberta – June 11, 2013) –TELETOON Canada Inc. today announced its latest original production slate, featuring a brand new…

jobby: Recruiter, Arc Productions, Toronto

June 10, 2013 JOB TITLE:  Recruiter DEPARTMENT: Human Resources REPORTS TO: Director of HR & Recruiting Who doesn’t want to be in the film industry? Your love for animation and film coupled with your strong recruiting and administrative experience makes…

Pitch This! at OIAF 2013

TAC, The Ottawa International Film Festival’s (OIAF) industry event, is pleased to announce the return of its Pitch THIS! program, presented by 9 Story Entertainment. Pitch THIS! allows content creators the opportunity to pitch their project ideas to a panel…

TAAFI 2013, Official Selection

TAAFI announced their official selection today. Here ya go! Thank you to Aaron Hong for the snazzy TAAFI pize laurels proudly displayed above; a nod to the golden age of animation. Passes and tickets are on sale  June 17! Below is just…

jobby: Production Coordinator, Arc Productions, Toronto

June 6, 2013 Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a Production Coordinator to join the team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to…

It’s Hothouse time again! NFB’s Hothouse 9 Call for Submissions!

Hothouse 9: Call for Submissions Deadline: Monday, July 8, 2013 Program Dates: September 9 – December 2, 2013 Theme: REVEAL THYSELF The National Film Board of Canada seeks submissions from emerging (young and not-so-young) Canadian filmmakers and artists intrigued by animation art, for the…