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Date Posted: 08/23/16
Acelines Production
Kowloon City, Kowloon (HK)
Job Title:
2D Artist: Animate 3 Sci-fi Trailers (<33sec, 800-1000 USD)
Job Type:
Relocation assist:
Hong Kong (Can be Worldwide through Web)

We are seeking an artist to animate 3 short promotional trailers of an upcoming released sci-fi fantasy eBook, available for online download (Kindle, Google etc). Animatic example can be given to the interested applicants, through the email below, for consideration and discussion.


  • Trailer format: 1920x1080, 24 fps rendered (unnecessary drawing keyframe rate).
  • The trailer duration (i.e. the portions you animate) as follows: Trailer 1 (17~20s), Trailer 2 (17~20s), Trailer 3 (28~32s).
  • The trailer main focus is on characters & actions. Only simple background is needed unless, in some shots, specific buildings or environment are indicated in the animatics.
  • The tentative deadline of this project is around end Sept to mid Oct, 2016.
  • Budget around 800~1000 USD for all 3 trailers.
  • Payment via Paypal, divided into 3-4 milestones.


For our consideration, please email to us:, with [1] a BRIEF CV or introduction of you, and [2] showing previous animated works (at most 3 short best works).


The artist is REQUIRED to adopt the following:

  1. The trailer is colored with at least flat-shading (e.g. anime). But a more complicated style (e.g. gradation, semi-realistic etc.) is preferred.
  2. Able to draw the smallest numbers of keyframe to achieve the ideas. However, storyboarding style (i.e. still picture animation) is not accepted.
  3. Able to do a smooth cam movement (e.g. shake, tilt, pan, lens blur etc.) and good drawing perspectives.
  4. Able to show the ability to create a visually pleased, and visually impact images on drawing, coloring and camera works. (High selection chance)
  5. Open-minded on drawing "anti-norms" animation (e.g. female violence, erotica, anti-feminism etc.)
  6. MUST follow a provided STYLE GUIDE (for important visual details)
  7. Keep the work confidential until the trailers are released.
Toon Boom Software Experience:
  • Toon Boom Harmony
  • Toon Boom Animate Pro
  • Toon Boom Animate
  • Toon Boom Studio
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