Archive for August, 2018

jobby: Production Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Title: Production Artist 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 PRODUCTION ARTIST who is responsible for creating and organizing digital media for a visual bible. This role reports directly to the… »

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TAAFI Announces Industry Conference, November 2nd to 4th, 2018

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

The kind folks at TAAFI have just officially announced a new event coming up very soon! TAAFI INDUSTRY 2018. They’re describing it as a 3-day event offering exclusive talks from top animation artists and creators. This year’s conference is the first of its kind for Toronto, and is sure to knock those lovely socks off… »

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REQUIRED READING: Globe & Mail Breaks Down the Issues Facing the Canadian Kids TV Biz

Monday, August 27th, 2018

The Globe and Mail ran an extensive article about the Canadian kids TV business. It’s pretty spot on in its assessment of what’s going on, what the issues are that we’re facing, and how we got here. It’s required reading for anyone in the industry. Please read it here. I’ll try to break it down… »

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RIP Peter Adamakos June 21, 1946 – August 16, 2018

Friday, August 24th, 2018

It’s hard to write about Peter Adamakos. He passed away last week. That’s the news. Here’s the obituary that ran in the Ottawa Citizen. Peter Adamakos June 21, 1946 – August 16, 2018 Peter passed away in Ottawa after a lengthy illness. He amazingly defied medical predictions and survived in relative comfort well beyond his… »

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jobby: 3D Modeler, Guru Studio, Toronto

Friday, August 24th, 2018

Position: 3D Modeler Guru studio, the award winning and internationally renowned animation facility in Toronto is looking for a 3D CHARACTER MODELER to help bring our next batch of fantastic projects to life. Responsibilities: Model appealing production friendly Characters for a television series based on 2D Designs Identify problems in 2D Designs and provide well… »

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jobby: 3D Rigger, Guru Studio, Toronto

Friday, August 24th, 2018

3D Rigger 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 3D RIGGER who is responsible for bringing our next batch of fantastic projects to life.  This role reports directly to the Asset Supervisor…. »

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jobby: Storyboard Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

Title: Storyboard Artist 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 STORY BOARD ARTIST to join our team on one of our CG productions. This position will report directly to the Director… »

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jobby: 3D Lighting Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

3D LIGHTING ARTIST 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 Lighting Artist to work on one of our brand new shows Responsibilities: Use existing light rigs to generate a large volume of… »

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jobby: Designer, Guru Studio, Toronto

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

Title: Designer 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 a brand new, studio-original preschool IP. Guru is looking for someone to design an array of characters and locations for a… »

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jobby: Clean-up/Revision Artists, Wuzzals, Remote/Full-time Permanent Position

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

About Us. Wuzzals is a growing publisher that is passionate about creating books for children with dyslexia and ADP, so that they can learn how to read. How We Help We create books that teach the skill of reading that can be enjoyed by all ages. So that readers DO NOT face the social stigma of being… »

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jobby: Lead Animator, Animators, Blue Spirit Studio, Montreal

Monday, August 20th, 2018

Blue Spirit Canada is a Montreal based animation studio. We’re used to doing 3d animation and we’re excited to begin our first 2d production! Kikoumba a fun and dynamic TV show about a lion who needs to show every single day that he is the king of the jungle. Not as easy as it sounds!… »

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jobby: 2D Animation Instructor, Herzing College, Ottawa

Friday, August 17th, 2018

2D Animation Instructor Herzing College – Ottawa, ON $30 – $35 an hour – Full-time, Part-time, Contract Herzing College has been a recognized leader in high quality, market-driven education programs for over 50 years. We currently offer programs in healthcare, business, legal studies, social media, 2D animation, web design and computer technology. We have immediate full and part-time career opportunities… »

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jobby: Animators, Supervisors, ALL POSITIONS – Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna BC

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

YETI FARM CREATIVE IS HIRING!!! ABOUT US: Yeti Farm is a full-service 2D and 3D studio covering every aspect of the animation pipeline. Located in the centre of the Okanagan in beautiful Kelowna, BC, we partner with some of the best world-class names in the industry, and have our own line up of original shows,… »

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jobby: Senior and Intermediate Animators, Seakids – P23 Entertainment, Hamilton ON

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

POSITIONS: SENIOR and INTERMEDIATE ANIMATORS These Animator position are for a new 26 x 11minute episodic children’s television series animated in Harmony. The positions are responsible for delivering quality work in a quick and efficient manner under the supervision of the Animation Director and Animation Leads. They will manage their time effectively, apply notes as… »

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Montreal Animators! 48 Hour Animation Competition – Animaze 2018

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Take part in the first AniMTL: Montreal 48 hour Animation Competition! During the 5th anniversary of Animaze, August 16-19 we call all Montreal animators to compete in a 48 hour animation challenge. Animators will be given a theme on Thursday afternoon, on the opening day of Animaze. Then, they will have 48 hours to create… »

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jobby: Brown Bag Films Hiring Fair, Toronto, August 16th 2018

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Brown Bag Films (formerly 9Story) is holding a Hiring Fair and Mixer on August 16th. Here’s the info: To see if Brown Bag Films is the right fit for you, come check out our Hiring Fair & Mixer on August 16th and learn about our exciting new projects. The event will be held at our Toronto studio… »

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press release: NFB at TIFF 2018, Snowden and Fine’s Animal Behaviour and Patrick Bouchard’s the Subject

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

August 1, 2018 – Toronto – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Coming at a moment of profound political and social crisis, Astra Taylor’s latest National Film Board of Canada www.nfb.ca (NFB) feature documentary, What Is Democracy?, makes its North American premiere at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival. It will be joined at TIFF… »

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jobby: Lead Designer, Titmouse, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

LEAD DESIGNER RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead the Design department to meet the client’s vision and expectation   BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Harmony experience would be an asset Character design experience Background layout and paint experience Prop design experience Character design experience Color styling experience Experience leading a design team Experience as an Art Director or Production Designer would be… »

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jobby: 2D Animator, Titmouse, Vancouver

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: – Create high quality 2D Flash/Harmony animation sequences by creating storytelling poses and putting them on model – Animate scene from rough to clean and complete work by the scheduled deadline – Perform one or more passes of revisions according to client/director notes – Draw in Adobe Flash to create designs/poses for animation… »

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