Archive for August, 2017

jobby: Compositors, Snowball Studios, Toronto

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Snowball Studios Toronto is looking for talented Compositors to work as part of our Lighting, Rendering and Compositing (LRC) team on a high profile TV show for a well-known client. Based in our Toronto studio, you’ll be working with your LRC Lead to solve compositing challenges as well as develop the final look for this… »

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jobby: Layout Artists, Snowball Studios, Toronto

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Snowball Studios Toronto is looking for talented Layout Artists! Based in our Toronto studio, you’ll be working with either a Lead Animator or Animation Director to set the perfect scene. From camera placement to set dressing, you’ll be helping to set up our animation team for success.   What you’ll be doing: Setting characters in… »

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jobby: Storyboard Revisionist, Elliott Animation, Toronto

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are looking for an experienced Storyboard Revisionist to add to our team…. »

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jobby: Harmony Animators, Big Jump Productions, Ottawa

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Key Animators and Inbetween Animators needed (Harmony) Big Jump is looking for talented individuals to join our growing team of experts who work on pretty awesome properties for young and old. We need animators who understand how to make characters come to life on screen through great acting, staging and timing. The BIG JUMP difference:… »

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jobby: Rigger (3D), DHX Studios, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Rigger to join our team! Do you have a passion for rigging and problem solving? Do you have 3+ years of production experience? As a Rigger you will work closely with the Rigging Supervisor & Lead… »

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jobby: Storyboard Artists, DHX Studios, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for experienced Storyboard Artists to join our team! Come join the ranks of epic Storyboard Artists that have passed through our studio doors! We are searching for inspired artists with a keen eye for composition,… »

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jobby: Key Animators/Posing Artists (2D), DHX Studios, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Key Animators/Posing Artists (Flash), 2D Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for experienced Key Animators to join our team!   We’re looking for someone with a strong sense of timing and an eye for appealing, funny, poppy and snappy posing to… »

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jobby: Animation Supervisor (2D), DHX Studios, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Animation Supervisor to join our team! As the Animation Supervisor, you’ll be spearheading the animation on this well-known girls’ property and helping us take it to the next level! Working alongside the… »

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jobby: Lighting and Compositing Lead, Snowball Studios, Toronto

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Snowball Studios Toronto is looking for a Lighting & Compositing Lead to work as part of our Lighting, Rendering and Compositing (LRC) team on a high profile TV show for a well-known client. What you’ll be doing: Working with the Producer and Head of LRC Department to maintain the established studio quality and expectations of… »

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jobby: Rigging Artist, ON Animation Studio, Montreal

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

About Us: Since 2013, ON Animation Studio has produced, developed and created the pipeline and tools used on the films “The Little Prince” (winner of the 2016 César for Best Animated Film) and “Mune” in Montreal. In 2016, we embarked on yet another adventure – operating as a full-fledged independent CG studio in the heart… »

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CROWDFUNDING: A World Without End, by Pasquale La Montagna

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Toronto Animator Pasquale La Montagna is trying to raise a few bucks to produce a cartoon. You know how this works. A World Without End – Episode One, A Beginning A Mad man. A King. The pursuit of truth. An evil intention. And a world which never seems to end! It looks great, and it’s… »

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Startoon Cartoon Podcast: Emmy Nominated Voice Actor ERIC BAUZA

Friday, August 11th, 2017

The latest Startoon Cartoon Podcast features the voice behind Marvin the Martian, the new Baby Fozzy, and the second man to voice Stimpy: Eric Bauza. Eric’s a real sport, and we get into some great behind the scenes of his time with Spumco working on Ripping Friends and the Ren and Stimpy Adult Cartoon Party…. »

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jobby: Storyboard Supervisor, Pipeline Studios, Hamilton

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

STORYBOARD SUPERVISOR Pipeline is looking for skilled and passionate STORYBOARD SUPERVISOR to join its growing team. Pipeline is an industry leader and creates some of the most innovative projects currently on the market, delivering over 2000 minutes of high quality content per year; credited to our solid reputation in the global industry. Pipeline’s world class… »

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STARTOON CARTOON PODCAST: Behind the Scenes of Running a Studio in Canada

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Over on the Startoon Cartoon Podcast (something else we do that’s pretty much the exact same content we’d like to be producing for CAR), we spoke with Morghan Fortier of Tinman Creative Studios, Hector Herrera of Together Words + Pictures, Kyle MacDougall of Jam Filled, and Style5′s Sam Chou. These guys all operate studios of… »

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from the internets: REEL FX Opening Montreal Office

Friday, August 4th, 2017

CultureMap Dallas is reporting that Reel FX Animation Studios, the company behind Jorge Guitierrez’ feature film, the Book of Life, is opening a satellite office in Montreal. Here’s the link. Steve O’Brien, CEO at Reel FX confirmed the report,  and cited a need to diversify and tap into different talent pools. The article simply mentions… »

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Kyle Marshall’s 3 Amigonauts, FULL EPISODE

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Is the best cartoon to come out of Canada in eons? Maybe. Is the creator, Kyle Marshall, currently living in Los Angeles and working for Nickelodeon? Darn right he is! Did this get made at 9Story? Yes indeed. Watch it. We can discuss… »

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jobby: Line Producer, Flying Bark Productions, Sydney, Australia

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Flying Bark Productions is a prolific independent producer on the international stage  with a successful legacy of creating iconic animated children’s entertainment since 1968. We operate as a full-service production facility across feature films, television and a diverse range of digital content both short-form and longer-form. Our expertise is in producing projects from initial concept… »

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Crowdfunding: Winston Rowntree’s Peoplewatching, Season 2

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Produced for Cracked.com and CBC digital, Winston Rowntree’s Peoplewatching is back for a second season. They’re expanding their scope and looking for some extra budget, so they’re raising money on indiegogo! Check it out over here:… »

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TAIS 2017 Artist in Residence Call for Proposals

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) announces its CALL FOR PROPOSALS for Year Four of its Artist in Residence program This program supports the production of new animated work by artists through a combination of funding and in-kind resources. After the success of the first three years of TAIS’ artists in residence, anticipation is high for… »

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