Archive for December, 2014

jobby: CG Animation Supervisor, Kickstart Entertainment, Vancouver

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

CG Animation Supervisor Kickstart Productions Canada is a small but growing animation and production studio located in Railtown, Vancouver. Our projects are incredibly diverse – everything from animation to live-action to digital and our audience ranges from preschool to adult. We are small group of innovative individuals that work in a fun and creative environment… »

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jobby: Matte Painter, Digital District, Montreal

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

ARTISTE MATTE PAINTING Sous la supervision du directeur artistique, le Matte Painter est en charge de faire une planification technique du travail et de créer les supports manquants ou les objets nécessaires à la projection des images. Il se sert de Mari, Maya et Photoshop pour les créer. Il utilise Nuke pour monter les scènes… »

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jobby: 2D Storyboard/Animatic Supervisor, Picture This Studio, Bangkok, Thailand

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Picture This Studio is looking for an experienced 2D Storyboard/Animatic Supervisor Our bustling and productive Animation studio in the heart of Bangkok is looking for new colleagues to join – and help establish – our brand new 2D Animation Department. Check us out – http://picturethisanimation.com/ Contact – Marty Knox (Head of Production) marty@picturethisanimation.com   The Position: We… »

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jobby: 2D Animation Lead, Picture This Studio, Bangkok, Thailand

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Picture This Studio is looking for an experienced 2D Animation Lead Our bustling and productive Animation studio in the heart of Bangkok is looking for new colleagues to join – and help establish – our brand new 2D Animation Department. Check us out – http://picturethisanimation.com/ Contact – Marty Knox (Head of Production) marty@picturethisanimation.com The Position: We require… »

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jobby: 2D Animation Producer, Picture This Studio, Bangkok, Thailand

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Picture This Studio is looking for an experienced 2D Animation Producer Our bustling and productive Animation studio in the heart of Bangkok is currently receiving applications for new colleagues to join, and help establish, our brand new 2D Animation Department. Check us out -­‐ http://picturethisanimation.com/ Contact – Marty Knox (Head of Production) marty@picturethisanimation.com The Position:… »

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jobby: Multiple positions, Tangent Animation, Toronto

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Company: Tangent Animation Location: Toronto, Ontario Start Date: January (specifics, TBD) Job Titles: Character Design, Prop Design, Location Design, Visual Development Painter, Colour Design, CG Supervisor, Associate Production Manager Job Type: Contract Salary: Based on experience. Experience: 2-5 years of production experience required, depending on the position. Tangent Animation is seeking talented industry professionals with… »

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Merry Christmas from Canadian Animation Resources

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Tis the season, gang. Merry, merry. As is tradition, we’re happy to share the Canadian Christmas classic, Nelvana’s Cosmic Christmas. Be well, everyone. Cosmic Christmas from GreenMeanie on… »

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jobby: Compositor, Chuck Gammage Animation, Hamilton

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Chuck Gammage Animation is looking for a P/T (potential of becoming F/T) Compositor to start January 5, 2015. Chuck Gammage Animation is an award-winning independent animation studio, located in downtown Hamilton. While embracing the traditional animation method as its foundation, after 18 years Chuck Gammage Animation continues to produce inspiring work and maintains exciting, high-quality… »

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jobby: CGI Generalist, Zink, Toronto

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

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 3D/CGI generalist to join our team. General Requirements: – Computer graphics, fine art, design or relevant degree/experience. – Background in 2D and 3D CG techniques, applications and computer systems… »

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jobby: 2D Senior Digital Animators, Oasis Animation, Montreal

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Oasis Animation, a 2D digital animation Studio based in Montreal with over 80 employees is in expansion mode. Following its’ successful launch of the original IP Pérusse Cité I and II, multiple service work for international productions, Oasis is currently in full production on « Les Grandes Gueules », a 2D adult family comedy (26×22 min.) scheduled… »

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jobby: Character Rigger, Oasis Animation, Montreal

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Oasis Animation, a 2D digital animation Studio based in Montreal with over 80 employees is in expansion mode. Following its’ successful launch of the original IP Pérusse Cité I and II, multiple service work for international productions, Oasis is currently in full production on « Les Grandes Gueules », a 2D adult family comedy (26×22 min.) scheduled… »

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jobby: 2D Digital Animators, Oasis Animation, Montreal

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Oasis Animation, a 2D digital animation Studio based in Montreal with over 80 employees is in expansion mode. Following its’ successful launch of the original IP Pérusse Cité I and II, multiple service work for international productions, Oasis is currently in full production on « Les Grandes Gueules », a 2D adult family comedy (26×22 min.) scheduled… »

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from the internets: Flooby Nooby talks to Copernicus’ Murray Bain on the release of “Santa Never Brings Me a Banjo”

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Just in time for the holiday season, a great new animated music video from the gang at Copernicus for David Myles’ Santa Never Brings Me a Banjo”, plus an interview over at Flooby Nooby!… »

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jobby: Lead Surfacer, Arc Productions, Toronto

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a Lead Surfacer to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in… »

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jobby: Big Jump Hiring Spree! Riggers, Animators, Layout Artists and more, Ottawa

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

BIG JUMP is HIRING! BIG JUMP Productions is a privately owned, independent, 2D hybrid animation production facility that specializes in the seamless combination of traditional and digital techniques. Our team of industry professionals is comprised of highly accredited specialists in all elements of production, prepared to develop and produce projects from concept to post. Big… »

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jobby: Layout Artist, Arc Productions, Toronto

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for Layout Artists to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers to life in a… »

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jobby: Surfacing Artist, Arc Productions, Toronto

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for Mid to Senior level Surfacing Artists to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and independent producers… »

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jobby: VFX Positions, Legend 3D, Toronto

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Legend3D is hiring in Toronto! One of the largest 3D stereo and FX studios in the world is now hiring in Toronto, Canada, for all levels and positions.

The Help Desk Technician is an essential part to Legend3D’s technical staff. Legend is looking for highly motivated candidates that are looking to either get their start in the… »

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jobby: BG Lead, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

BG LEAD Guru Studio’s dedicated creative 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 a BG LEAD to join one of our 2D productions. Responsibilities: -Collaborate with Director and design team to develop a consistent background… »

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The Ottoman Kickstarter, 7 days to go

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

There’s just so much amazing work, worthy of support, happening via Kickstarter. At the risk of just becoming exclusively an outlet for such things, here’s the latest that’s been brought to my attention: The Ottoman. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1027198543/the-ottoman-animated-short-film The Ottoman is an ambitious short film that’s attempting to bring the look and feel of classic European comics… »

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from the internets: Huffpost on Rudolph’s Canadian Connection

Friday, December 5th, 2014

I sometimes forget that people don’t know this stuff. The Classic Rankin Bass Christmas Special, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, is celebrating it’s 50th year on TV this year, and the Huffington Post ran a piece filled with bits of background info. Among the various pieces of trivia is the fact that it’s pretty much cast… »

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from the internets: Interview with Joel Mackenzie

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Fantastic Music Videos has an interview with Fantastic Music Video maker Joel Mackenzie. It’s fantastic…. »

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jobby: Layout Artist, 9Story Media Group

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels. Job Title: Layout Artist Job Type: Contract Start Date: Immediate… »

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jobby: 2D Harmony Animators, Copernicus Studios, Halifax

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Copernicus is looking for a few Toonboom Animators for both posing and inbetweening to fill remaining positions on a new production beginning next month. The series is a combination of traditional hand-drawn posing and stock art manipulation. Accepted candidates will be working with fully assembled scenes with all the assets, models, and animatics inserted and… »

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jobby: Harmony Animators, Chuck Gammage Animation, Hamilton

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Chuck Gammage Animation is an award-winning independent animation studio, located in downtown Hamilton. While embracing the traditional animation method as its foundation, after 18 years Chuck Gammage Animation continues to produce inspiring work and maintains exciting, high-quality projects in Adobe Flash, Toonboom Harmony, traditional hand-drawn 2D animation and 3D. This is an exciting opportunity for… »

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Me and My Moulton, by Torill Kove, Available Online For 48 Hours Only

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

CHECK OUT TORILL KOVE’S NEW ANIMATED SHORT, ME AND MY MOULTON, AVAILABLE ONLINE FREE OF CHARGE AT NFB.CA FOR 48 HOURS STARTING DECEMBER 2 Me and My Moulton nominated for an Annie Award December 2, 2014 – Montreal – National Film Board of Canada Me and My Moulton, the latest National Film Board of Canada… »

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Holy Moly! DHX MEDIA TO ACQUIRE NERD CORPS (press release, Holy Moly added by me)

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

  DHX MEDIA TO ACQUIRE NERD CORPS Deal adds experienced team, animation capacity and library titles Halifax, Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles, London. 2.12.2014. DHX Media, a key player internationally in the creation of content for families and children, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Vancouver-based Nerd Corps Entertainment Inc. and… »

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SUPER SCIENCE FRIENDS: 40 hours to go!!!

Monday, December 1st, 2014

You’re almost done putting up with all my shilling for the Super Science Friends Kickstarter. They hit their goal a few days ago, and added a super science stretch goal of a digital comic if they reach 30K. With 40 hours to go, they’re getting close. I’ve made no effort to contain my excitement for… »

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