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jobby: Harmony Animators, Big Jump Entertainment, Ottawa

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Animators needed (Harmony) Big Jump is looking for talented individuals to join our growing team of experts who work on awesome properties for young and old. We need animators who understand how to make characters come to life on screen through great acting, staging and timing for an upcoming series based on a popular live… »

TONIGHT! TORONTO! Animatic TO Presents Christian Potenza!!!!

By Mike Valiquette

Tonight’s the latest in the Animatic TO series of talks, and this one’s going to be fun. It’s voice actor Christian Potenza! Voice actor Christian Potenza of Switchboard Sessions enlightens us on the possibilities of voicing your own animated creations, from incubation to execution. We… »

jobby: Layout Artist, Clartoons, Toronto

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Job Description Clartoons Inc. is seeking a Layout Artist to join our 3D team.  The ideal candidate will need to be proficient in Autodesk Maya and should have excellent notion of perspectives and camera positioning.   Requirements: Create rough layout, including character animation blocking and… »


jobby: Senior Lighter, Clartoons, Toronto

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Job Description Clartoons Inc. is seeking a Senior Lighter to join our 3D team. The ideal candidate must have expert level experience with Redshift, and proficient knowledge of Maya. Requirements:… »

jobby: Lead Storyboard Revisionist, DHX Media, Vancouver

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Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Lead Storyboard Revisionist to join our team!… »

jobby: BG Layout and BG Colour Artists, DHX Media, Vancouver

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Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for experienced BG Layout and BG Colour Artists to join… »

jobby: FX Artist (3D), DHX Media, Vancouver

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FX Artist, 3D Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? Did you ever manage to beat at least one Mega Man game? Do… »

press release: 9 Story Secures Multiple Sales for Animated Series 3 AMIGONAUTS

By Mike Valiquette

9 Story Media Group is pleased to announce that it has secured multiple international sales for the animated comedy 3 AMIGONAUTS (52 x 11’), aimed at children 6 to 11… »

press release: YMA Conference, November 15 to 17, Toronto

By Mike Valiquette

Children, Youth & Media conference: A look at the program, November 15 to 17 Once again this fall, Youth Media Alliance (YMA) presents a major event for youth screen-based media… »

jobby: CG Animators, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Animators – All levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A home… »

jobby: Rigger, Clartoons, Toronto

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Job Description Clartoons Inc. is seeking a Rigger to join our 3D team. The ideal candidate must have 3+ years of overall rigging experience.     Requirements: Build rigs, own… »

jobby: Production Coordinators, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Production Coordinators – All Levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A… »

jobby: Production Manager, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Production Manager Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A home for your… »

jobby: Surfacing Artist, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Surfacing Artist Job Description Mid and Senior levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. We foster a… »

jobby: Visual Development Artists, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Visual Development Artists – All Levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative…. »

STARTOON WINNER: Pepper & Monterey, by Ryan MacNeil!!!!

By Mike Valiquette

Yesterday, a winner was picked in this year’s Startoon creative development outreach program. Vancouver-based animator Ryan MacNeil’s submission, Pepper and Monterey beat out 82 other contenders for a 25 thousand… »

jobby: Rigging Supervisor, Stellar Creative Labs, Vancouver

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Rigging Supervisor Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A home for your… »

jobby: Rigging Artists, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Rigging Artists – All Levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. We are a culture that is… »

jobby: Modeling Supervisor, Stellar Creative Lab, Vancouver

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Modeling Supervisor Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A home for your… »

jobby: Modeling Artists, Stellar Creative Labs, Vancouver

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Modeling Artists – All Levels Stellar Creative Lab has just launched in Vancouver with a CG Animated feature. We live, breathe and love animation. A culture that is creative. A… »

STARTOON FINALE: Help pick the $25 000.00 Winner!!

By Mike Valiquette

The latest iteration of the Shaw Rocket Fund’s development outreach initiative, STARTOON, comes to its conclusion on Monday, October 2nd, when they’ll be airing their live finale on Youtube at… »

from the internets: Cuphead in Rolling Stone

By Mike Valiquette

Cuphead. Seriously, how long have we been waiting for this? Since 2014, when the trailer blew up online. You can finally get your hands on the game tomorrow. And it’s… »

jobby: Storyboard Artist, Addison (Boulevard Productions), Nova Scotia

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Addison is a Flash Animated Series (10min/episode) looking for an experienced Storyboard Artist to join our team. Preference will be given to Nova Scotia residents and Canadian residency is required…. »

from the internets: Joan Lambur Exits Breakthrough, Forms Prodco Backed by Sinking Ship

By Mike Valiquette

Some interesting news from Kidscreen and other sources. Longtime Breakthrough Entertainment Exec, Joan Lambur, has left the company along with ex-Breakthrough VP of family entertainment Suzanne Wilson. Joan has launched… »

press release: ATOMIC CARTOONS BRINGS THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH TO TELEVISION

By Mike Valiquette

September 25th, 2017 / VANCOUVER – Thunderbird Entertainment announced today that its animation studio Atomic Cartoons has optioned the rights to bring Max Brallier’s New York Times bestselling book series… »

jobby: 2D Pose Artists and Animators, Smiley Guy Studios, Toronto

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2D Pose Artists & Animators, Smiley Guy Studios, Toronto Hey.  Are you the talent we need?  Smiley Guy Studios is looking for creative talent to join our upcoming production, Corner… »

jobby: Pipeline Technical Director, Portfolio Entertainment, Toronto

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PIPELINE TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Portfolio Entertainment is looking for a Pipeline Technical Director to support our 2D Harmony productions. The Pipeline Technical Director provides direct ongoing technical support to the production… »

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