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Senior Position - Triggerfish are looking for experienced female writers on a TV series based in Zambia. Applicants must have had their work produced for either TV or film and should be English-speaking African citizens or permanent residents who can identify with the source material centering on four teenagers from Zambia navigating the hurdles of daily school life, while working together to save the world. Prospective writers must submit a maximum one-page letter of motivation, a CV and a script sample in English of no more than a combined 10 pages, preferably demonstrating a passion for animation and an ability to write for children in the action-comedy genre.
Starts 1 April 2019


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This Lead position is responsible for the quality of the animation, for keeping it on brief and for delivering consistent performances. They interpret the brief from the Director and then guide, supervise and review the work produced by the Animators. They need to understand the implications of performance, style, quality, continuity, technical, scheduling and budgetary requirements.
Starts 1 May 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Character Animators with a strong sense of performance, weight, timing to create compelling and appealing character animation. Positions open from August 2019
Starts 1 August 2019


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Senior Position - Responsible for the complete Visual Development (in Pre-production) of a TV Series intended for international release. To work with the Producers and Show Runner on the creative vision for the Series. To coordinate the work of concept artists in the overall goal of creating this world. To ensure visual development is delivered in line with project milestones.
Starts 1 April 2019


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Triggerfish occasionally provides financial support for exceptional candidates who want to study animation at a reputable institution. Current applications are for the 2020 academic year.
Starts 1 November 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Compositing artists with experience in working with compositing shots for animation, with a keenly developed sense of composition, colour and continuity to ensure consistent high quality final picture. Fluency in Nuke or similar compositing package required. Positions open from May 2019
Starts 1 May 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Crowd Animators with a strong sense of performance, weight, timing to create compelling and appealing animation for crowd and background characters. Positions open from October 2019
Starts 1 October 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Fur artists create hair and fur systems and develop the look for furred and hairy animated characters to match detailed concept and brief. Positions open from June 2019
Starts 1 June 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Lighting Artists with a strong sense of lighting, colour and mood to meet creative brief and ensure a high standard of visual quality. Positions open from October 2019
Starts 1 October 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Set Layout and Dressing artists with strong creative and technical skills to establish placement and composition of environmental elements for complex sets. Positions open from April 2019
Starts 1 April 2019


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Mid and Junior roles. Shading artists create surfacing detail and define materials for organic and hard surface assets for animated characters, props and environments to match detailed concept and brief. Experience with Arnold will be an advantage. Positions open from May 2019
Starts 1 May 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Texturing artists with experience in delivering high quality texture detail on characters, props and environmental assets. Experience with 3d Coat will be an advantage. Places available from 1 March 2019
Starts 1 May 2019


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Senior, Mid and Junior roles. Senior and Junior VFX artists with experience in creating solutions for complex and aesthetically pleasing effects with a particular emphasis on fluids, but also hair, fur and cloth.
Starts 1 May 2019


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