Archive for February, 2014

jobby: Animator, Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville, Huntsville ON

Friday, February 28th, 2014

MASH is seeking new talent. To apply please visit http://mashentertainment.ca/about.html Full Time Job – Contract MASH is seeking 3D Animators for its Huntsville, Ontario, Studio. The ideal candidates must be proficient in the use of MAYA 3D software and able to demonstrate a high level of quality in 3D animation Responsibilities ·use a natural sense… »

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jobby: Layout Artist, Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville (MASH), Huntsville ON

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Layout Artist Muskoka Animation Studio Huntsville MASH is seeking new talent. To apply please visit http://mashentertainment.ca/about.html Full Time Job – Contract MASH is seeking Layout Artists to join its Huntsville, Ontario, Studio. Responsibilities Executing the staging, blocking andcamerawork that makes up the foundation of a successful shot and sequence of shots throughout a film Producing… »

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jobby: 3D Generalist, Mark Animation, Toronto

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Mark Animation is hiring a talented 3D Generalist to join our production team in Toronto. The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment to produce kids’ animation TV series and contents for digital platform such as iPad game. If you are interested, please send your resume and links to your demo reel… »

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jobby: Animation Editor, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 14 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, producers and… »

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jobby: Animation Revisionist, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 14 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, producers and… »

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jobby: Storyboard Artists, Huminah Huminah Animation, Halifax

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Huminah Huminah Animation is currently seeking 2 storyboard artists for the Halifax studio. Please apply with resume and portfolio to… »

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jobby: Production Managers, Guru Studios, Toronto

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

PRODUCTION MANAGERS 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 looking for PRODUCTION MANAGERS, who are responsible for supporting the producer with all aspects of either a 2D or 3D series. This role reports directly… »

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jobby: Pipeline TD, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

PIPELINE TD We are seeking a Pipeline TD to work closely with the Head of Technology. The ideal candidate must have great asset management skills and the technical abilities to help develop and implement pipeline tools to streamline and solve digital production processes. Duties & Responsibilities: •Assists the Head of Technology with all aspects of… »

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jobby: 2D Animators, Huminah Huminah Animation, Hamilton ON and Halifax NS

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Hiring immediately! Huminah Animation is hiring 2D ToonBoom animators for both the Hamilton and Halifax studios. Willing to train Flash animators who want to learn ToonBoom. Please send resume and demo reel to… »

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jobby: DHX Vancouver Recruiting Event: Toronto, February 28 and March 1, Toronto

Friday, February 21st, 2014

DHX Media Recruiting Meet & Greet: Feb 28 & Mar 1, Toronto DHX Media Vancouver is making the trek to Toronto in a quest for talented and energetic 2D animation professionals who want to move out West! (You need a break from these Ontario winters, right?) Our Vancouver studio primarily uses Flash, however we are… »

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jobby: Animator/Designer, Mark Animation, Toronto

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Apex Media Corp. (Mark Animation) is hiring a talented animator – designer to join our production team in Toronto. The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment to produce kids’ animation TV series and contents for digital platform such as iPad game. If you are interested, please send your resume and links… »

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jobby: Layout Lead, 3Pod/Singing Frog Studio, Montreal

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

POSITION OVERVIEW The Dog Who Stopped the War 3D (“La Guerre des Tuques 3D”), a CarpeDiem Film & TV production, distributed by Seville/eOne is staffing up!  3pod is looking for talented artists to be part of this stereo animation adaptation of the original movie. We are now looking for a Layout Lead responsible for supervising… »

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TAAFI’s trying something new: The TAAFI ARTBOOK

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

From TAAFI founder, Barnabas Wornoff: TAAFI is putting out an Art Book Toronto, and I want you ALL to be a part of it. I want your work in it, I want to see the sketches and designs you ache to do, but don’t get a chance to at your workplace. If you’re like me… »

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TONIGHT: Robbie Anderson talks Production Kung Fu at the Rhino (Toronto)

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Canadian Animation Resources’ very own, Robbie Anderson, is giving a talk tonight in Toronto at the Rhino on Queen West in Parkdale. Robbie is, in my very humble opinon, the very best production person in the business. He’s the Harvey Keitel of cartoons, a “cleaner” called in to fix other people’s messes, and he does… »

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jobby: Layout Artist, Yowza! Digital, Toronto

Monday, February 17th, 2014

February 17, 2014 Yowza Digital Inc. is looking for LAYOUT ARTISTS for an upcoming show. The candidates will be required to create layouts (backgrounds) based on location designs and/or storyboards panels. The studio is located in Toronto’s Liberty Village. Please submit resume and portfolio link to opportunities@yowzaanimation.com. No walk-ins or phone calls please. Only those… »

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jobby: 2D digital/classical Animators, Yowza! Digital, Toronto

Monday, February 17th, 2014

February 17, 2014 Yowza Digital Inc. is looking for intermediate to senior ANIMATORS for an upcoming show. Experience in classical animation is necessary. Candidates must be comfortable working with Cintiqs. Knowledge of Adobe Flash is a plus. The studio is located in Toronto’s Liberty Village. Please submit resume and demo-reel link to opportunities@yowzaanimation.com. No walk-ins… »

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from the internets: Alison Snowden Interview on Film Annex

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Last time it was Marv Newland, now it’s Alison Snowden. Jeff Chiba Stearns is sharing a who’s who of animation talent on Film Annex. This is another case of “if you don’t know who she is, you should”. Alison, along with her husband, David Fine, are the creative voices behind classic NFB shorts George and… »

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jobby: CG Animators, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

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 looking for CG ANIMATORS who will be responsible for animating characters and props using Maya. This role reports directly to the Line Producer and Animation Supervisor. Responsibilities:… »

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from the internets: New Corus structure revealed

Monday, February 10th, 2014

I’ve been waiting to hear about this, and it looks like it’s finally being announced. Apologies to Jeremy Dickson at Kidscreen for swiping the press release: On the heels of its CRTC-approved US$233 million buy-out of the 50% stake in Teletoon Canada that it did not already own, Toronto’s Corus Entertainment has revealed a divisional… »

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from the internets/press release: Mike Geiger’s Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong gets a greenlight

Friday, February 7th, 2014

I didn’t get a press release on this one, so I’ll repost the article from Worldscreen.com. Here it is in it’s entirety: LONDON: Entertainment One (eOne) Family has given the go-ahead to Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong, an animated comedy series that is being produced in association with Australia’s Sticky Pictures. Winston Steinburger and… »

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events: Animation Masterclass with Charlie Bonifacio

Friday, February 7th, 2014

TAAFI‘s hosting a masterclass with Animaton vet Charlie Bonifacio. Here are the details: Saturday, March 1, 9am – 5pm + Sunday, March 2, 1pm – 5pm Join us for the first, of many, TAAFI Masterclasses. On March 1st and 2nd, be trained by Disney and Arc Productions animation artist Charlie Bonifacio who will focus your… »

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from the internets: Interview with Marv Newland on Film Annex

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Jeff Chiba Stearns has a great little chat with legendary Canadian animator Marv Newland over at Film Annex. Read it. Educate thyself. Here’s the… »

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jobby: Harmony Design/Cleanup Artist, Guru Studios, Toronto

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Harmony Design / Clean Up Artist Guru Studio’s dedicated creative team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Guru is looking for a Harmony Design/Clean Up Artist to join our team of over 50 2D digital artist in producing a ground-breaking drama series! Responsibilities: ·         Clean… »

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Bite on Mondo, Round 2!!!!

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

I’m told announcements are forthcoming, but the first round of Bite on Mondo pitches have been reviewed, and the doors are being opened once again for submissions! “We’ve been overwhelmed by the volume and quality of the submissions we’ve received,” said Supervising Producer Josh Bowen. “The talent pool in Canada is vast, and the first… »

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jobby: Quality Assurance Tester, Ratrod Studio, Ottawa

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Quality Assurance Tester Job Description: Testing video games for functionality and usability, keeping track of issues and managing bugs database. Type:   Permanent full-time employee Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits Positions available:   1 Start Date:    Immediately Responsibilities: • Accurate hands on testing of assigned area • Work well with the team to ensure… »

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jobby: Unity Developer, Ratrod Studios, Ottawa

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Unity Developer Job Description: Develop multi-platform video games including using the Unity 3D engine. Type:   Permanent full-time employee Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits Positions available:   2 Start Date:    Immediately Responsibilities: • Implement game functionality as per design document and specification (vehicles & character control, AI, game GUI, scoring and other game elements)… »

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jobby: 3D Artist, Ratrod Studio, Ottawa

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Job Description: Modeling 3D environments and creating textures for low and medium resolutions Type:   Permanent full-time employee Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits Positions available:   1 Start Date:    Immediately Responsibilities: • Modeling 3D environments optimized for mobile devices • Creating textures in different resolutions for specific devices • Follow directive, art work and… »

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jobby: Short Form Producer, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

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 based  entertainment company is looking for a Short Form Producer to oversee production on a series of projects that run concurrent to the regular work in the studio. These include 3D… »

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jobby: Shader Writer, Awesometown Entertainment, Toronto

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Awesometown produces and develops animated and live action entertainment; including feature films, television specials and episodes, direct to DVD content, and Visual Effects elements. International industry expertise has led to content development for audiences all around the world. Job Description -Defines, designs and writes shaders under the aesthetic direction of the Director(s). -Helps establish studio… »

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jobby: Editor, Awesometown Entertainment, Toronto

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Awesometown produces and develops animated and live action entertainment; including feature films, television specials and episodes, direct to DVD content, and Visual Effects elements. International industry expertise has led to content development for audiences all around the world.   Job Description -Editor on an animated feature -Use Adobe Premiere to create Leicas -Must have experience… »

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press release: Jamie Piekarz joins Youth Media Alliance Board of Directors

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Montreal, February 3rd, 2014 – Youth Media Alliance (AMJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of a new member to its board of directors: Jamie Piekarz, Director of Original Programming, Corus Television, Corus Entertainment. She takes over from Jocelyn Hamilton, Vice-President, Programming and Original Productions, Corus Kids, Corus Entertainment.YMA sincerely thanks Ms. Hamilton for her… »

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events: Animatic TO, Robbie Anderson shares his Production Kung Fu

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Animatic TO is back with another event! This time you’ll get to know the zen art of production from a true master: Mr Robbie Anderson. Here’s the event page. And here’s the info: Robbie Anderson: Pipeline Developer Extraordinaire! With over 30 years of work experience, and close to 700 episodes of broadcast shows and films… »

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