The Walt Disney Company Storyboard Artist - Undergraduate Intern (Summer) in San Francisco, California

The Storyboard Artist Intern will assist the Supervising Director, Episodic Directors and Storyboard Artists with developing expressive and entertaining 3D previsualization for an Animated Episodic TV Series. The internship would be particularly suitable for those pursuing a degree and career in Animation for Film or TV and has a desire to learn about the process of creating an Animation Episodic TV Series.

Responsibilities :

  • Assist in translating ideas provided by Episodic Directors into full scenes.

  • Create illustrations and 3D storyboards to meet production deadlines.

  • Collects visual references.

  • Assist and perform rework on materials multiple times while keeping a fresh eye.

Preferred Qualifications :

Required Skills/Competencies

  • Proficiency in Photoshop required, as well as familiarity with Wacom tablet/pen.

  • Demo reel and/or portfolio required.

  • Knowledge of cinematic techniques, language and shot composition required.

  • Training in scene, shot, camera, and character composition is required.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities is important.

  • Good time management skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize.

  • Ability to work autonomously and in team settings.

Preferred Skills/Competencies

  • Training in and/or strong demonstrable understanding of the principles of art and film.

  • Experience working with 2D and 3D Storyboard tools such as Storyboard Pro & Maya desired.

  • Proficient at rendering imaginary scenes with little or no reference.

Preferred Education :

  • Pursing a degree in Animation, Fine Art, Film or related degree.

Company Overview :

Lucasfilm is a global leader in film, television and digital entertainment production. In addition to its motion-picture and television production, the company's activities include visual effects, audio post-production and cutting-edge digital animation, interactive entertainment software, and the management of the global merchandising activities for its entertainment properties including the legendary STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES franchises. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in northern California.

Job ID: 528877BR

Location: San Francisco,California

Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment