Moetion Films is currently seeking an Animation Director!

Website Moetion Films

Moetion Films is currently seeking an Animation Director for our 3D animation feature film sequel.

Contract position. 10 – 12 months

This 3D Animation Director role will suit someone who has well developed experience in 3D Animation Directing and is looking for a fresh challenge.

We are looking for someone who is very good at working in a team as well as on their own in a fast paced and creative environment.

You will need to be someone who possesses strong animation and artistic core skills, have strong people skills and can motivate and work closely with the animators.

You will need to communicate clearly and consistently with production managers, producers and directors in a collaborative working open ethos.

Key Areas of Responsibilities:

Responsible for establishing key animation for the film with the Lead Animator and/or Directors.

Approve Rigs and Walk Cycles

Approve Blend Shapes and Morphs

Work closely with the Directors to understand overall storytelling and humour of the film.

Assign sequences to animators based on weighting of difficulty and length and level of animators’ skillset.

Motivate the animation team to reach excellence and help maintain the schedule and budget with the animation, production and directing teams.

Ensure the high standard of animation is maintained throughout the production.

Review animation passes from the internal and external teams and prepare well written notes and communicate responses to drive and maintain the animation to the desired standard of the producers and directors.

Work closely and consistently with the animation and production teams to improve quality of the sequences and thereby reducing amount of revisions and maintain animation output.

Person Specification/Requirements:

Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in directing 3D animation

Must have 3D animation experience

Clear and energetic communication skills

Must be well organised, and very detailed oriented

Must passionate about character animation and acting.

Will need to remotely direct and manage some animators in co-producing studios as well as be on site in Moetion Films.

To apply, please send your CV and showreel to

Deadline: 3rd of Oct

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