Archive for February, 2018

jobby: Full-Time Faculty Position, Layout, Sheridan, Oakville ON

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Faculty/Department:     FAAD, Honours Bachelor of Animation Employee Group: Academic Campus:   Trafalgar (May be assigned activities at any Sheridan campus) Application Deadline: April 15th, 2018 Start Date: August 2018 Reference Number: 18/F/10 Salary Range: $61,638 – $106,853 (based on relevant educational qualifications and experience. The Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design is a leader… »

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jobby: Junior Background/Paint Artist, Little Blackstone Studios, Toronto

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Position: Junior Background/Paint Artist Type: Full time. **Part time is a possibility depending on experience level Start Date: Mid April 2018 Contract Length: 8 months Location: Applicants accepted in this position would preferably be residents of Toronto. Show: HBO/Cinemax “Tales of the Tourbus” Season 2. Created and directed by Mike Judge (https://youtu.be/X2-zL7aLbrI) Season 1 was country music, Season 2 will be a new music… »

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jobby: Junior Background Artist, Little Blackstone Studios, Toronto

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Position: Junior Background Artist Type: Full time. **Part time is a possibility depending on experience level Start Date: March 2018 Contract Length: 8 months **Possibility of extension Location: Applicants accepted in this position would preferably be residents of Toronto. Show: Screechers Job Description: You will work with a collaborative team of artists to create high quality backgrounds for use in Flash… »

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jobby: 2D Rotoscope Flash Animator, Little Blackstone Studios, Toronto

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Position: 2D Rotoscope Flash Animator Type: Full time. **Part time is a possibility depending on experience level Start Date: Mid April 2018 Contract Length: 8 months Location: Applicants accepted in this position would preferably be residents of Toronto. Show: HBO/Cinemax “Tales of the Tourbus” Season 2. Created and directed by Mike Judge (https://youtu.be/X2-zL7aLbrI) Season 1… »

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jobby: 2D Digital Animator, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Nelvana Studio – A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Animator Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a 2D Digital Animator in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Animation Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for: RESPONSIBILITIES: The creation and compositing of 2D animation Work alongside the Animation Director and Art Director to… »

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jobby: Animation Library/Lead, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Animation Library / Lead Start Date: March 2018 Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Animation Library/Lead to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As a Animation Library /Lead you will be working directly with the Animation Supervisor to create key animation and poses in CelAction Responsibilities… »

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jobby: Animation Revisionist, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Animation Revisionist Start Date: March 2018 Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Animation Revisionist to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As a Animation Revisionist, you will be working directly with the Animation Supervisor to revise animation in CelAction Responsibilities Revise animated sequences assigned by the… »

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jobby: 2D Animator, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Animator Start Date: March 2018 Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Animator to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As an Animator, you will be working directly with the Animation Supervisor and Series Director to create high quality animation in CelAction Responsibilities Animate sequences given by… »

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jobby: 2D/3D Digital Design Supervisor, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Nelvana Studio – A Corus Entertainment Company 2D/3D Digital Design Supervisor – Contract Toronto Nelvana –Corus Kids has an exciting opportunity for 2D/3D Digital Design Supervisor in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Producer, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design team in establishing and creating the Character, Prop and… »

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The Future of Canadian Animation Resources, and maybe the future of animation in Canada too!

Friday, February 9th, 2018

We got a little chatty on Twitter this week, with a bit of a rant about creator-driven content and creative control in the Canadian industry. It took off a bit, so I thought I’d share it here too, for those who are interested. We opened with a comment about the site itself. It’s old and… »

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jobby: Flash Animator, Brown Bag Films, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

9 Story Media Group’s Toronto studio is now Brown Bag Films! Brown Bag Films is one of the world’s most exciting, original and successful creative-led animation studios. Animator (Flash) Supporting the Animation Department, and the production as a whole, the Animator will develop animation with a variety of concepts, designs, and graphics, creating a variety… »

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jobby: Harmony Animator, Brown Bag Films, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

9 Story Media Group’s Toronto studio is now Brown Bag Films! Brown Bag Films is one of the world’s most exciting, original and successful creative-led animation studios. Animator (Harmony) At Brown Bag Films our motto is simple: “We love animation.” In fact, we love it so much we trademarked it! ‘We Love AnimationTM.’ We are… »

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jobby: 2D Digital Designers, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Designers Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Designer in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Design Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of Location and Character designs for production: RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with Director and Design Supervisor to… »

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jobby: 2D Digital Posing Artist, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Posing Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Posing in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Director and Design Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of Location and Character designs for production: RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with Director and Design Supervisor to… »

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jobby: 2D Digital Animator (senior), Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Animator, Senior Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for 2D Digital Animator, Senior in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Animation Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:   RESPONSIBILITIES: The creation and compositing of 2D animation Work alongside the Animation Director and Art Director… »

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jobby: Director (series), Brown Bag Films, Toronto

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Director (Series) Working closely with the Producer and Client, the Director is responsible for transforming a vision into an animated production. The Director will play a critical role in the success of the production, the Director will guide, supervise and review the work produced by the team ensuring the style and vision of the show… »

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from the internets: Frederator Interview with Mathieu Hains

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Frederator sure is taking an interest in Canadian creators lately. First, it was Elise Simard, now it’s Mat Hains! Mat’s an Ottawa-based animator/board artist/creator who made a big splash in the first season of Startoon with his second place finisher, the Angry Little Cupcake. I like Mat. And I like this interview. Check it… »

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45th Annual Annie Awards!!!

Monday, February 5th, 2018

It was a big weekend for animation. The 45th annual Annie Awards happened Saturday night in LA, and the animation world turned up. They live streamed the whole affair, and it’s available for viewing on Youtube. The Annies are the big awards for mainstream animation. They’re a black tie affair, put on by ASIFA-Hollywood, and… »

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