jobby: Jr Storyboard Artist, Coyle Films, Toronto

Position: Jr Storyboard Artist

Coyle Films is an indie animation studio dedicated to bringing inspirational women led stories to life.  

We’re seeking junior storyboard artists under a summer job program.  You’ll receive training from one of Canada’s best storyboard artists.  You’ll be assisting on a feature film storyboard. If Ontario is still under isolation it will be remote work.  If isolation is lifted the work will occur at 1411 Dufferin St. Toronto (near Dupont).

Training to include:

  • Use of Toonboom Storyboard software
  • Scene Planning, Transition
  • Composition Fundamentals: Blocking, Staging, Silhouettes
  • Perspective
  • Jump Cuts, 180 Rule
  • Timing
  • Camera Moves
  • Key Frames
  • Continuity and Storytelling
  • Emotion
  • Framing Expressions
  • Line of Action
  • Presentation: Storyboard mechanics

Qualifications:

  • Strong sense of design with strength in character design
  • Understanding of movement and timing
  • An ability to understand and work within other artists’ scenes.
  • Good time management and prioritization skills.
  • A strong creative portfolio.
  • Ability to work in a team and receive instructions

To Apply:To be eligible for this position you must be under 30.  Please email resumes, reels and blogs to info@coylefilms.com with SB artist in the subject line.