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from the internets: Bardel’s New CEO, Guru Inks Deal For Pikwik, BBC Solves How to Make a Hit Show, and WOW Network CRTC Approval

By Mike Valiquette

Bardel just got a new CEO. Former Sony Pictures Animation producer Rick Mischel will take over for company founders Delna Bhesania and Barry Ward. End of an era. Link here. Guru scores another deal, this time it’s with Disney Junior, for their new preschool series Pikwik (52 X 11). Congrats to Frank Falcone, Mary Bredin,… »

jobby: Lighting/Comp Artist, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our winning team! We are currently recruiting for Lighting/Comp Artist to join us on an amazing production team. Do you believe so strongly in effective lighting being a vital contribution to cinematic storytelling? Are you… »

jobby: 3D Animator (Intermediate), Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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Position: 3D Animator (Intermediate) Location: Vancouver, BC Company: Bardel Entertainment Inc. Address: 1523 West 3rd Ave, Vancouver BC, V6J 1J8 Terms of employment: Full-time (contract) Language of work: English Do you love to explore a story through expressive character movement? Do you have a good grasp of weight, timing, lip sync and posting? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With… »

jobby: Storyboard Artist, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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Position: Storyboard Artist Location: Vancouver, BC Company: Bardel Entertainment Inc. Address: 1523 West 3rd Ave, Vancouver BC, V6J 1J8 Terms of employment: Full-time (contract) Language of work: English Bardel is currently recruiting for talented Storyboard Artists to work collaboratively with our Emmy award winning studio team. Working with one of our prominent clients, such as DreamWorks, Mattel, and Rovio Entertainment, this person will… »

jobby: Rigging Lead, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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Do you have a masterful ability to create complex rigs which work like they’ve sprung from an animator’s dreams? Considered a highly collaborative, proactive problem-solver? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our winning team! We are searching for… »

jobby: Pipeline Technical Director (Harmony), Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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Are you an expert working with Toon Boom Harmony software? Enjoy working in a highly collaborative team environment? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our winning team! We are searching for a talented Pipeline Technical Director (Harmony) to join our Vancouver… »

jobby: Lighting/Comp Artists, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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Do you believe strongly that effective lighting is a vital contribution to cinematic storytelling? Are you also detail-orientated to the point of minor obsession with it comes to compositing and effects integration? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join… »

jobby: Lighting/Comp Artists, Bardel Entertainment, Kelowna

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Do you believe strongly that effective lighting is a vital contribution to cinematic storytelling? Are you also detail-orientated to the point of minor obsession with it comes to compositing and effects integration? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people. With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join… »

from the internets: Bardel gets Bought. Italian Producer Rainbow Announces Purchase of BC Animation House

By Mike Valiquette

Saw this on Kidscreen this morning. Another big buyout for long time animation players here in Canada. Studio B showed the way, selling to DHX back in 2007. Nerdcorps also went to DHX last year. Next up was Atomic. Thunderbird bought them just a few months ago. And now it’s Bardel’s turn. Bardel’s been around… »

jobby: 2D Key Animators, Bardel Entertainment, Kelowna,BC

By Mike Valiquette

We are looking for brilliant 2D Key Animators to join our Kelowna Studio. The 2D Key Animator conceptualizes, creates and executes 2D animation sequences, under the direction of the Lead Animator/Director, in accordance with the established style, technical requirements and the production schedule of the project. Duties & Responsibilities: – Demonstrate a broad range of… »

jobby: 2D Harmony Animators, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

2D Harmony Animators Calling all Animators who can conceptualize, create and execute 2D animation sequences, under the direction of the Lead Animator/Director, in accordance with the established style, technical requirements and the production schedule of the project. What you will be doing: Demonstrate a broad range of 2D Animation abilities in a collaborative environment to… »

jobby: Designer, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

Designer Position Overview: The Designer will create designs to meet the aesthetic, creative and technical quality standards of the animation industry, under the direction of their supervisor. Key Responsibilities: Explore design solutions for various projects, utilizing different mediums and tools. • Share design ideas with peers and other interns in a collaborative setting. • Provide… »

jobby: 3D Character Animators, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

3D Character Animators (Vancouver, BC) Do you love to explore a great story through expressive character movement? Have a remarkable grasp of weight, timing, lip sync and posing? We are in search of a talented3D Character Animator who can conceptualize, create and execute quality animation sequences through an impressive proficiency with digital tools in a collaborative team… »

jobby: Layout Artist, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

Layout Artist Position Overview: The Layout Artist applies composition, fielding, camera and scene planning skills, along with excellent draftsmanship to generate creative practical and logical production layouts which enable the characters to animate within a scene as dictated by the approved storyboard. Primary Responsibilities:   Strategically create master backgrounds for each location as dictated by… »

jobby: Background Painter, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

Position Overview: The BG Painter establishes the color, style, and mood of a scene drawn by an animation layout artist by painting or rendering in color the backgrounds (or locations) based on the background designs or layouts. Key Responsibilities: Paint backgrounds and props using Photoshop to fit with the approved style of the series. Maintain… »

jobby: 2D Animation Supervisor, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

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2D Animation Supervisor Position Overview: Provide creative and vision leadership, artistic and technical direction to the project.  Direct all creative teams to ensure that they are working collaboratively to achieve the goals and quality benchmarks of the project. Work with the Producer/Line Producer and stakeholders to ensure a successful alliance between the creative goals and… »

jobby: Storyboard Artist, Bardel Entertainment, Vancouver

By Mike Valiquette

Storyboard Artist Position Overview: The In-House Storyboard artist is responsible for creating Digital Storyboards as required, which meet the aesthetic, creative, and technical quality stands of the production and in accordance with the production deadlines. Deliverables and Responsibilities: Exercise creative, inventive and compelling storytelling in accordance with the pre-established creative style and technical guidelines of… »

jobby: 3D Character Animators, Bardel Entertainment, Kelowna BC

By Mike Valiquette

3D Character Animators (Kelowna, BC) Do you love to explore a great story through expressive character movement? Have a remarkable grasp of weight, timing, lip sync and posing? We are in search of a talented3D Character Animator who can conceptualize, create and execute quality animation sequences through an impressive proficiency with digital tools in a collaborative team… »

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