Month: July 2015

jobby: Junior and Senior Animators, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Junior and Senior Animators to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Animator in a production environment –…

jobby: Modelers and Surfacing Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Modelers and Surfacing Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Modeler and/or Surfacing Artist – Experience…

jobby: Senior FX Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Senior FX Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as an  FX Artist – Experience with Maya, Houdini and Real Flow…

jobby: NUKE COMPOSITING ARTISTS, Guru Studio, Toronto

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 Compositing Artists who are responsible for generating clean and efficient…

jobby: CG Generalist, Tinman Creative, Toronto

Tinman is looking for a local (Toronto and surrounding area), well-rounded CG Generalist to join our team. If you can model, rig, texture and animate in Maya send your demo reel to: jobs@tinman.tv We look forward to hearing from you!

jobby: Facial Rigger, Cinesite, Montreal

Cinesite Montreal is seeking a Facial Rigger for Feature Animated films. Ideal candidate should be highly organized and motivated with the desire to work within a top quality and fast-paced animation team. The Role: Be able to create aesthetically pleasing facial…

jobby: Compositing Supervisor, Cinesite, Montreal

The Role: You will oversee the compositing work and provide technical and artistic leadership for the team working on a specific feature film project. We’d like to talk to you if you have: Excellent organisational, communication and project management skills Ability to work with VFX Supervisor…

jobby: CG Supervisor, Volta, Quebec City

Titre : Supervisor CG Supervision : VP Production Ville :  Québec Stolo recrute pour VOLTA (Frima Fx) ! Frima poursuit sa stratégie de développement sur le marché mondial en fusionnant deux de ses divisions phares, soit Frima Fx, spécialisée en effets spéciaux numériques,…

jobby: TD Lighting, Volta, Quebec City

Titre : Artiste d’éclairage (Lighter) Supervision : Superviseur VFX Ville : Québec Stolo recrute pour VOLTA (Frima Fx) ! Frima poursuit sa stratégie de développement sur le marché mondial en fusionnant deux de ses divisions phares, soit Frima Fx, spécialisée en effets spéciaux…

jobby: Layout Artists, Awesometown Entertainment, Toronto

Awesometown Entertainment is looking to hire a layout artist that can successfully breakdown 2D storyboards into 3D animation shots. The ideal candidate will posses skills and qualities that are listed below. In computer animation, a layout artist serves a similar…

jobby: Intermediate & Junior 3D Modeler, Awesometown Entertainment, Toronto

Awesometown Entertainment is seeking an Intermediate Modeler to join the team on our 3D animated theatrical release. This 3D Modeler position will require you create characters, props and set models based on designs from the art department. Responsibilities: • Create…

jobby: FX Supervisor, Guru Studio, Toronto

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 an FX Supervisor   Responsibilities: Seeks out efficient ways to…

jobby: Background Designer, Cinesite, Montreal

The Role: You will be creating a unique world for a fast paced, stylized Animated Feature. Ideal candidate should be highly organized and motivated with the desire to work within a top quality and fast-paced animation team. We’d like to talk to…

jobby: CG Supervisor, Cinesite, Montreal

The Role:  You will oversee the CG work and provide technical and artistic leadership for the CG teams working on a specific feature film project. We’d like to talk to you if you have: Excellent organisational, communication and project management skills A thorough understanding of…

jobby: Animator, Cinesite, Montreal

The Role: You will work to maintain a style of performance for the project and create characters that will resonate with the audience and to help create an engaging animated film of top quality, while managing and reducing the complexities of production. We’d like to talk to…

jobby: 2D Toonboom Harmony Animators, Jam Filled Entertainment, Ottawa

Jam Filled Entertainment is looking for 2D Toonboom Harmony animators to work closely with our talented crew on high quality animated series already in production. Positions are available immediately.   Note: Only current Ontario residents who are also Canadian citizens…

press release: Atomic Announces Development on Mariachi Zombie

ATOMIC AND THE UNDEAD TEAM UP:STUDIO PICKS UP MEXICAN ZOMBIE FESTIVAL WINNER FOR NEW SERIES (Vancouver, BC) – Atomic Cartoons announced today an agreement to develop  Mariachi Zombie, a new animated comedy series for kids seven to 11. Plans are…

from the internets: Nelvana and Sony Team Up For Hotel Transylvania TV Adaptation

In more Sony-related animation news, Variety is reporting that Toronto-based (and Corus subsidiary) Nelvana is developing a television series based on the Hotel Transylvania feature film from Sony Pictures Animation. There’s not much more to say, other than they’re aiming…

press release: Ottawa Animation Festival Spotlights Canadian Animators in Competition

Canadian Filmmakers Light Up the World Stage  Ottawa International Animation Festival Shines Spotlight on Canadian Filmmakers OTTAWA (July 14, 2015) – The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF), North America’s leading animation event, announced today the complete list of films to…

jobby: Junior and Senior Animators, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Junior and Senior Animators to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Animator in a production environment –…

jobby: Modelers and Surfacing Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Modelers and Surfacing Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Modeler and/or Surfacing Artist – Experience…

jobby: Senior FX Artists, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Waterproof Studios is looking for Senior FX Artists to work on our photo-real game cinematics projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as an  FX Artist – Experience with Maya, Houdini and Real Flow…

jobby: Lighting TD’s, Waterproof Studios, Vancouver

Lighting TD’s Waterproof Studios is looking for Lighting TD’s to work on our photo-real game cinematics, animation and VFX projects. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: – 2+ years experience as a Lighter or Lighting TD in a…

jobby: Junior Pipeline Technical Director, Nerd Corps Entertainment, Vancouver

Junior Pipeline Technical Director 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 A for Awesome. With six shows…

jobby: 2D HARMONY RIGGER, Guru Studio, Toronto

Guru Studio’s dedicated creative team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our recently-launched and expanding 2D animation division is crewing up for a new project, and we’re currently seeking 2D HARMONY RIGGERS to…

Press Release: Corus VP Jocelyn Hamilton Moves to eOne as President of eOne TV Canada

Sadly, we weren’t on the press list for this one, so I’m lifting from Playback: Longtime Corus executive Jocelyn Hamilton has been named president of eOne Television in Canada, the producer and distributor announced after business hours today. Hamilton has been…

jobby: Character Concept Artist, Vancouver

Respected production company is looking for talented and experienced Character Designers for a high profile, prime-time comedy currently in development. Designers must be Vancouver-based, extremely professional, and comfortable working in a style comparable to other primetime comedies such as the…

press release: THUNDERBIRD ACQUIRES ATOMIC CARTOONS

JULY 8, 2015 (VANCOUVER/TORONTO) – International producer and distributor of television and film content Thunderbird Films announced today that they have acquired Vancouver-based Atomic Cartoons. The latest addition to the growing Thunderbird portfolio is a full service, award winning company…

jobby: 3D Storyboard Artist, Bleeding Art Industries, Calgary

POSITION: 3D STORYBOARD ARTIST   We’re looking for someone to help us create storyboards for our next stereoscopic 3D stop motion animated short film Mary and The Looking Glass, the follow-up to Skeleton Girl, the award-winning first film in the…

jobby: Animation Lead, Nitrogen Studios, Vancouver

Animation Lead Nitrogen Studios is a Vancouver based animation studio looking for a Lead Animator to help us embark on an exciting new CGI animated theatrical feature film, Seth Rogen and  Evan Goldberg’s “Sausage Party”. Position Overview: The Animation Lead…

jobby: CG Animators, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Atomic Cartoons Inc.  is an award-winning independent full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District.  Since its inception over 16 years ago, Atomic Cartoons has created, produced and financed numerous animation productions for television series, commercials and music videos.  …

jobby: 2D Animator, DrinkBox Studios, Toronto

DrinkBox Studios, the Toronto-based developer of Guacamelee!, Severed,and Mutant Blobs Attack, is looking for a talented, team-oriented Animator to contribute to upcoming game projects. Position: 2D Animator Position type:  Contract (4-6 month term). Full-time, on-site preferred. Start Date:  Late July…

Canada Day Treat: Captain Canuck Season II Teaser

Happy Canada Day everybody! I debated putting this one up, but damned if it isn’t totally appropriate. It’s Canada’s big day, and Captain Canuck is our very own national hero, so sharing the teaser trailer for season 2 of the…