Storyboard Artist (Blue Sky Studios)

Blue Sky Studios, Inc.
Oct 12, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Responsible for translating the screen story into the visual language of cinema. The Storyboard artist's role is to translate scripts from print to visual medium that simply and briefly illustrates the film's key scenes and events, establishes the mood, characters plot, the setting and anything else will help the audience understand the story. Invents and stages action.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

* Analyze the story/ script

* Interpreting script pages and sequences into visual presentations.

* Developing characters and dramatic action scene by scene.

* Suggesting shooting angles and transitions.

* Incorporating Director's notes.

* Working quickly to translate story ideas into visual sequences.

* Work closely with Director, Art Director and Pre-Production Supervisor to choose the shots and define action.

* Create Storyboards for the scenes assigned.

Education and/or Experience Required:

* Minimum 3 years feature film or television experiences and demonstrated success in like position.

Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificate:

* Strong drawing skills that suggest character and action

* Understanding of cinematic scene and dramatic structure

* Understanding of character development

* Ability to work collaboratively.

* Ability to analyze scenes in written form and translate into visual product.

* Ability to express story and character through drawings-to draw characters that are model and express emotion.

* Ability to invent action and express it through drawing.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it. Blue Sky Studio management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.