Archive for February, 2017

jobby: Flash Animators, After FX Compositors, Scene Planners, Designers, Little Tugboat, Toronto

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Little Tugboat is hiring!  “The Adventures of Napkin Man” is returning for season 3. We will be interviewing and hiring for the following positions: -Jr. Flash Designer, character/location/props/fx -Scene Planner -Flash Animators, All levels – Senior, Intermediate and Junior -After Effects Compositors All levels – Senior, intermediate and Junior   Send your resume and online portfolio… »

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2017 Animated Oscar Winners

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Zootopia and Piper. Both good films, both very safe, mainstream picks. No huge suprises. Piper’s got a Canadian director, Alan Barillaro, Sheridan grad from Chippawa, Ontario. Here’s the Toronto Star coverage: https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/movies/2017/02/26/ontario-animator-alan-barillaro-wins-best-animated-short-oscar-for-piper.html Congrats to the winners, and big congrats to all the nominees. We had a really strong group of Canadians representing this year. And… »

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jobby: Feature FX Animator (2D), DHX Studios, Vancouver

Friday, February 24th, 2017

About Us DHX Media is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. But we create more than just animation. We build worlds and experiences across all platforms from TV and games to online and mobile. Our staff dig into a wide variety of… »

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jobby: CG Supervisor, DHX Studios, Vancouver

Friday, February 24th, 2017

About Us DHX Studios is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. But we create more than just animation. We build worlds and experiences across all platforms from TV and games to online and mobile. Our staff dig into a wide variety of… »

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jobby: Key Animation/Posing Artists, DHX Studios, Vancouver

Friday, February 24th, 2017

About Us DHX Studios is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. But we create more than just animation. We build worlds and experiences across all platforms from TV and games to online and mobile. Our staff dig into a wide variety of… »

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Jobby: 2D Animators, Canadian Spirits, Sudbury and Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Jobby: 2D Animators, Canadian Spirits, Sudbury and Ottawa, ON Canadian Spirits (Mini Series 1) Inc. is a Mini Series production. THE PROJECT: Canadian Spirits ( 8 episodes X 5 mins ) The Canadian Spirits Production is currently working on a special mini series titled, “Canadian Spirits”. This special mini series will celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday…. »

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jobby: Technical Director, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Industrial Brothers is looking for a Junior or Intermediate Technical Director to create and support pipeline and artist tools for series animation production.  The studio environment is friendly, fast-paced, and nimble. It’s an exciting opportunity to be a part of building a studio from the ground up. Responsibilities: Research, design, develop and test… »

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jobby: CG Lighter, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

CG LIGHTER Responsibilities: Ability to translate 2D Colour Keys into CG Collaborate with other team members regarding the look of the show Maintain the expected render time, quality and style Identify ad report issues that arise which may affect production timeline   Qualifications: Experience working in a CG preschool TV Series Extensive knowledge of Lighting,… »

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from the internets: CBC Kids Makes It Official, Marie McCann In Top Job.

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Kidscreen is reporting that acting Director Marie McCann is taking over the position permanently. Marie’s a great pick, she’s been with CBC for years, off and on, and really has a sense for the brand, including how it’s moving forward. Here’s the article. Congrats to… »

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press release:9 Story Media Group Secures a Raft of Digital Sales for Animated Shorts Series SWEET TWEETS

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

I like this press release. Sweet Tweets is a series of shorts produced in BC at Yeti Farm. They produced it themselves, with Jon Izen providing the creative chops. And now they’re selling it. Congrats! -mike Toronto, Canada – February 6, 2017 – 9 Story Media Group is pleased to announce that it has secured… »

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jobby: Designer, Guru Studio, Toronto

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

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 a Designer for an exciting 3D animated series. This role reports directly to the Art Director. Responsibilities: Work with Director and Art Director to design… »

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jobby: Jr. Stereo Compositor, Legend 3D, Toronto

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Jr. Stereo Compositor The Jr. Stereo Compositor is responsible for 3D compositing and artifact removal. They must be able to effectively take a shot through all compositing processes and techniques including but not limited to: matte painting, rig removal, Rotoscope, tracking, set extensions. A Jr. Stereo Compositor applies depth passes from Legend3D’s proprietary software to… »

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jobby: CG Modeler, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District. Since its inception over 17 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 writers, and with multiple high… »

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jobby: CG Animator, Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Atomic Cartoons Inc. is an award-winning full-service animation studio located in Vancouver’s busy Animation District. Since its inception over 17 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 writers, and with multiple high… »

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jobby: Freelance After Effects Animator, Taqqut Productions, Toronto

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Job Opportunity: Freelance After Effects Animator Employer: Taqqut Productions (Toronto Office) Reports To: Series Producer Terms of Employment: 4 months Compensation: negotiable Contact Information: Brittany Choquer, brittany@taqqut.com We are looking for freelance animators to supplement our small team animating short segments for an entertaining and educational preschool variety series. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong animation skills… »

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