Sr. Story Board Artist wanted
The Sr. Storyboard Artist works with the head of Story and the filmâ€™s director to work out complex staging, acting and action sequences.
Duties and Responsibilities
â€¢ Possesses the ability to take a sequence from conception to completion as directed by Director
â€¢ Able to not only interpret the Writer/Director vision, but also embellish it, furthering the theme of the movie.
â€¢ Capable of adapting to different styles of productions and handle a wide variety of sequences, from action to comedy to drama
â€¢ Is an accomplished draftsman and capable of creating images that support the needs of the sequence.
â€¢ Able to capture the scope and depth required of modern stereoscopic movies, and has the ability to express character emotion through facial expression and acting.
â€¢ Able to pitch their sequences with clarity, and have the ability to articulate their ideas through images as well as verbally.
â€¢ Well versed inÂ cinematic terminology and able to use film language at a level that allows them to communicate clearly with the director.
â€¢ Possess a deep knowledge of cinematography and the ability to incorporate that knowledge into their story boards.
â€¢ Is supportive of the team, and understands that they have the responsibility to act as role models and promote a good work ethic in the department.
â€¢ Ensures the team is productive by answering questions that arise and providing mentoring and training
â€¢ Assists/guides Storyboard team in the execution of their assignments
â€¢ File management ” organize work/files efficiently
â€¢ Ensures the Supervisor/Directors instructions are clearly carried out by providing specific guidelines and framework for the given production.
Education and Experience Requirements
â€¢ Bachelorâ€™s Degree in Animation, Cinematography, or related field; or equivalent professional experience
â€¢ Requires 5 years minimum experience in Feature Film and/or Commercial production with an emphasis on story
â€¢ Strong draftsmanship skills
â€¢ Ability to create broads in a variety of styles
â€¢ Proficient with Photoshop and/or equivalent program
â€¢ Ability to work in a team environment and take direction
â€¢ Ability to provide feedback to other artists
Note: This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization