Animators establish the characters behaviors and tell the story in a compelling way through acting and movement. They are depended upon to create the highest quality of animation for the film. They are able to handle any variety of shot from action-filled to serious acting in a wide variety of animation styles.Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Work closely with directing animator and supervising animator to keep characters on model. Set a high quality standard of animation for other animators to follow.
- Help develop the emotional content of each scene through strong acting skills.
- Support other animators creatively and professionally.
- Test character setups and develop new animation tools.
• 2+ years of Maya experience
• 2+ years of professional CG experience
• Character Performance experience
From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.
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