Tag: Sheridan

Gradfilms 2020: In Paint, by Aldi Abujan

I’m going to try to share as many of these as I can, as they’re starting to pop up online, but yeah, it’s Grad Film Season! And first up is a short film from Sheridan grad Aldi Abujan, In Paint.…

showcase: How Does Animation Work? by Tyler Pacana

Finally! Something you can send to your friends and family to explain it all. Seriously, Tyler has done a really great job at making something fun, eminently watchable, and that really effectively breaks down the basics of animation. Really awesome.

jobby: Professor, Storyboard and Animation, Sheridan College, Oakville ON

Why work at Sheridan? Click to view our video! Consideration will be given to qualified internal full-time academic and partial-load employees first in accordance with the Collective Agreement requirements.  Faculty/Department: Faculty of Animation, Art and Design  Employee Group: Academic Campus: Trafalgar (May be assigned…

Showcase: Nana, by Ali Kellner

I’m super excited to share this with you guys. Nana is a standout film, from a standout creator. Ali Kellner made this very personal and poignant film during her final year at Sheridan, and it’s been on the festival circuit…

from the internets: Frederator Interview with Ali Kellner

Ali Kellner is a Toronto based artist, Sheridan grad, and filmmaker. Her student film, Nana, has been really connecting with festival audiences over the last year, and it’s easy to see she’s a talent to watch. Frederator, in its increasing…

jobby: Senior Technologist, Bachelor of Animation, Sheridan, Oakville ON

Senior Technologist, Bachelor of Animation Job Description Employee Group: Support Staff Faculty/Department: Animation, Arts & Design Campus: Trafalgar (May be assigned activities at any Sheridan campus) Reference Number: 18/S/53 Payband: K Hourly Range: $39.43 – $45.72 Hours/Week: 37.5 Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm Application Deadline: Open until filled…

jobby: Professor of Animation (Digital Tools), Sheridan College, Oakville ON

Faculty/Department: FAAD, Department of Animation and Game Design Employee Group: Academic Campus: Trafalgar (May be assigned activities at any Sheridan campus) Application Deadline: May 15th, 2018 Start Date: August 2018 Reference Number: 18/F/19 Salary Range: $61,638 – $106,853 (based on…

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

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…

2017 Animated Oscar Winners

Zootopia and Piper. Both good films, both very safe, mainstream picks. No huge suprises. Piper’s got a Canadian director, Alan Barillaro, Sheridan grad from Chippawa, Ontario. Here’s the Toronto Star coverage: https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/movies/2017/02/26/ontario-animator-alan-barillaro-wins-best-animated-short-oscar-for-piper.html Congrats to the winners, and big congrats to…

jobby: Instructor, Fundamentals of 3D Modelling for Games, Sheridan College, Oakville ON

Sheridan College is looking for a qualified candidate to teach Fundamentals of 3D Modelling for Games for the Bachelor of Game Design program. This is a part-time teaching position for the upcoming Fall term (September-December). This opportunity would include 9…

Event Report: Sheridan Industry Day 2016

Yesterday (April 28, 2016) was Sheridan’s annual industry day. The attendance from studios was high and there still seemed a lot of positions needed to be filled so it looks like it’s going to be another good year for the graduates.…

showcase: Jo Minkus, by Benjamin Anders

Nickelodeon International has unveiled another Canadian creation. This one is Jo Minkus, from Sheridan alum Benjamin Anders. It’s a ton of fun. Jo Minkus from Nickelodeon International on Vimeo. This film was originally conceived during Ben’s time at Sheridan, and…

Gradfilm Showcase: Stay Positive, by Tom Henderson

Another favourite from Sheridan: Stay Positive, by Tom Henderson. Clearly a David OReilly fan, and it’s evident in more than just the use of rigs. I smelt it in the pacing right away. “‘Stay Positive” – 4th year Thesis Film…

Event Report: Sheridan Animation Industry Day 2015

Boy, what a day! April 30th was Sheridan’s Animation Industry Day. I was Sheridan Animation program graduate in 2010 and this was my first industry day since then so I was pretty excited to experience it from the employer’s point…

RIP Bob Walker

Sad news about one of our own: Ottawa native and Sheridan grad Bob Walker passed away from a heart attack at his California home last week. He was 54 years old, and recently retired. Here’s the obituary from the Ottawa…