Crowds Lead

Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Tangent Animation is the vision of Animation and Film Production industry professionals, with combined experience that encompasses CG Animation, Live Action Film Production, Visual Effects, and Software Development. Tangent Animation employs open source solutions to create high quality animated feature films. What sets us apart from other studios is our use of Blender, an open source software to make our animated films. This approach has helped us in curbing the cost of licensed software and build an opportunity to invest in additional artistic and programming talent.

Tangent Animation strives to find solid team players that thrive on collaboration and community commitment to build open source capabilities. Tangent Animation is currently recruiting for an experienced Crowds Lead to work collaboratively with our studio team.

As the Crowds Lead, you will be guiding a team of crowd animators in bringing life to background characters and crowd cycles for our animation projects. Alongside the CG Supervisors on the show, you will be evaluating 3rd party software tools to outline a production workflow for simulated or animated crowd elements. You will be partnering with the Character Supervisors, the Technical Developers and other production departments to ensure that the technology integrates with the existing pipeline.



Interested candidates to share a link to their demo reels, along with their resume.

Tangent Animation is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment process.

We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

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