Animation Creative Academy Adelaide

  • Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
  • Full-time

Company Description

Technicolor Academy’s Creative Academies support the world’s leading visual effects studios including MPC Film, Mill Film, Mikros and Mr. X. We are continually looking for the best talent in the world, enthusiastic people that come to work every day with the desire to be a part of some of the best work in the industry.

Our teams in Adelaide, and throughout our global network of studios, produce creative, visually stunning and technically challenging VFX and digital projects of the highest quality, and we are looking for candidates with a desire to be involved in the success of these projects.

Upon successful completion of your training period, you will work within one of Technicolor’s studios. During the Academy, we will assess your skill set and determine which business unit best suits you. We cannot guarantee you a space in a specific studio. However, we will endeavour to support your preference.  

Job Description

What do we offer?

  • A full-time paid position with Technicolor with a contract of up to one year working as part of our team
  • An extended training period of 8-10 weeks to get you up to the standard required to deliver first class VFX
  • Dedicated mentoring from a senior team member
  • Intensive schooling on our proprietary software and general industry tools
  • Upon successful completion of your 8-10 week training period, you transition on to the production floor at Mill Film in Adelaide


We are looking for candidates who ideally possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Experience in Maya, or a similar software
  • Recent graduates of a VFX program or similar, or entry/junior level candidates looking for their first break into the VFX industry
  • A desire and ability to transition from learning and study into a professional career
  • A drive, passion and commitment to deliver first class VFX

You will ideally include examples of some of the following in your demo reel:

  • Application of organic movement in both biped and quadruped rigs

  • Strong example of idle animation

  • Robotic animation demonstrating weight transfer whilst running

  • Facial animation - either in an organic/traditional rig, or robotic

Additional Information

Please apply with your Animation specific demo reel and CV attached.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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