hiring additional animators

Posted on Aug 5, 2016
hiring additional animators

Using the extra funds from the kickstarter, we are looking to hire two additional animators to work on the film. If you’re keen and have the skills for the job, or know someone who does, get in touch!¬†You can contact us at: graveofsaintoran@gmail.com

A few simple requests:

  • Only get in touch if you have a showreel or examples of your work
  • We are currently only looking for people with the specific skills listed below
  • Include the position you’re applying for in the email subject line
  • Please contact us via email, not kickstarter messaging, twitter etc

Here are the details regarding the two roles we’re looking to fill.



We are looking for a skilled stopmotion animator based in New York, with experience working with paper cutouts. The film will be shot using stopmotion animated paper cutouts created from our illustrator’s drawings, and animated on a multiplane table using Dragonframe.

We are looking for someone with:

  • skills in stopmotion animation
  • experience working with paper cutouts
  • based in New York
  • excited about being part of the project!



We need someone with excellent 2D animation skills to create simple animation loops of elements such as hair blowing, cloaks flapping, smoke, fire, etc. These elements would be finished as digital sequences, for the stopmotion team to cut out and use for replacement animation. Can work remotely.

We are looking for someone with:

  • excellent 2D animation & photoshop skills
  • good at creating simple animation loops
  • capable of working from existing illustrations & maintaining their style
  • may work remotely from the rest of the team
  • excited about being on the project!