Name: Julia Flanagan
Address: Vancouver, BC
Phone: (604) 649-8292
Citizenship: Dual - Canada/EU
E-Mail: JFlanagan@live.ca
Specializing In: 3D Animation



CAREER OBJECTIVES

I am an animator with a strong work ethic and a willingness to work hard to achieve employer objectives, looking for the opportunity to learn everything I can about animation while continually improving my skills.



RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

IMAGE ENGINE - Lead Animator

    Spiderman: Far from Home

IMAGE ENGINE - 3D Animator
    Detective Pikachu
    Fantastic Beasts and the Crimes of Grindewald
    Carnival Row
    Lost in Space (TV: Season 1)
    Game of Thrones (TV: Season 7)
    Logan
    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
    Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

MPC - 3D Animator
    The Finest Hours
    Spectre
    Goosebumps
    American Sniper
    Night at the Museum 3

ZOIC - 3D Animator
    Falling Skies (TV)
    Once Upon a Time (TV)
    Once Upon a Time: in Wonderful (TV)

PRIME FOCUS - 3D Animator/PA
    Total Recall
    Men in Black III
    Final Destination 5


SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Proficient in Maya and 3Ds Max, as well as Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, etc.
  • Production experience with Shotgun
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • St. John’s Ambulance – Emergency First Aid for the Workplace Certified
  • Conversationally fluent in Swedish



EDUCATION

Vancouver Film School    3D Animation & Visual Effects
Oct 2009 - Oct 2010

3D Animation & Visual Effects Diploma
Graduated with Honours

University of Alberta
Sept 2008 - April 2009

Open Studies Program
Part-time Student in Mythology and Ancient History (Classics)


WORK EXPERIENCE

Image Engine
Vancouver, BC

Sr/Lead Animator
April 2014 - Current


Worked in the animation department; primarily key frame animation of a variety of full CG characters and animals (biped and quadruped) with lip syncs and acting performances. Also worked with hard surface rigs for technical animation of vehicles, helicopters, weaponry, etc. Team sizes varied from large to being the sole animator on the project.


MPC
Vancouver, BC

Jr/Mid 3D Animator
April 2014 - Current


Worked in the animation department; primarily key frame animation of a variety of full CG characters and animals (biped, quadruped, and blob). Also worked with hard surface rigs for technical animation of vehicles, helicopters, weaponry, etc. Team sizes varied from large to being the sole animator on the project.


Zoic Studios
Vancouver, BC

Jr 3D Animator
January 2014 - April 2014


Worked in the animation department; primarily key frame animation of full CG characters with lip syncs and acting performances. Also transitioned shots from pre-vis stage to detailed animation and addressed client notes on submitted shots with a variety of rig and character styles.


Prime Focus VFX
Vancouver, BC

3D Animator/Production Assistant
April 2011 - June 2013


Worked in the animation department when there was a demand for animation related production work; worked with motion capture data, key frame animation, pre-vis work, and roto-animation. Animated digi-doubles, matched plates, and animated geo for 3D projection.

As a facility assistant, assisted with general facility, administrative, and production related tasks; ordered equipment; organized catering for artists; took care of clients in studio; provided support for IT for moves/hardware set ups; covered reception; maintained facility petty cash. Also assisted the recruiting department and the colour department with computer and projector calibrations.



My demo reel can be found on my website under the "demo reel" link listed above