Can you put your imagination on paper. Read further… Skydance Media’s newly formed animation division seeks a Story Artist to join a dynamic team to lay the foundations for its two upcoming animated feature films Split being directed by Vicky Jenson, (Shrek, Shark’s Tale) and Luck being directed by Alessandro Carloni (How to Train Your Dragon, Shark Tale, Kung Fu Panda). Story Artists translate take an idea and turn it into visuals that convey the all facets of the overall direction of the film including emotion, humor, and action. You are an expert of character anatomy – both physical and emotional and can translate something abstract into something solid. You partner with the Directors and Head of Story to develop expressive, entertaining storyboards. You usually are given script pages as a guide but also must be able to take an unfinished idea and flesh it out into a full scene. Your mind is a paintbrush.
Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
Only applications submitted through the linked job form will be considered.