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Film Editor

The world is your .mov

Can you cut through to our hearts?

Space Cats, Revenge of the Swamp Cats, and A Night in Paris—a few of your favorite personal projects. You film cats performing extraordinary acts just to hone your skills. It’s the stepping stone you need to push forward to the big cat, err job.  You’re our Steven Spielberg, our Stanley Kubrick, our—Mel Brooks. Your vision can convey a precise approach for our projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understanding a brief outline of footage and a shot list or script.
  • Assembling all raw footage, with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto video tape in preparation for inputting into the computer.
  • Digitally cutting files to put together sequences.
  • Creating rough cuts of videos and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages.
  • Reordering and tweaking the content to ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the video.
  • Read the shooting script and meet with the team to understand his vision for the film.
  • Trim the segments of footage to the lengths needed for the film and assemble them into the best sequence to tell the story.
  • Work with sound effects editors, sound editors and musical directors on sound, score and film sequences that will be added to the film.
  • Review the edited film, make corrections and prepare it as a first cut.

MUSTS:

  • 3-5 years’ experience.
  • Deciphering the best combination of photography, performance, consistency, and timing.
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop).

Come blow our minds.

Send your resume & chops today.

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Motion Graphics Designer

You live by software and dream in animation.

Is your brain compatible with our agency?

Our work moves at the speed of our collective skill.  You’ll be an essential circuit for our visual processing power. We need a devoted animator who doesn’t mind being a creative visionary, expert storyteller, and move people. You won’t be required to physically lift anyone—just their minds, hearts and souls.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working with a vast range of clients, in all sizes.
  • Seamlessly integrating clean typography with beautiful design.
  • Understanding the subtleties of time and motion.
  • Working alongside designers without relying on them for all design and animation decisions.

MUSTS:

  • 2–5 years’ experience.
  • Beautiful portfolio with understood well-rounded business and technical skills.
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Cloud (AfterEffects, Illustrator, Photoshop).
  • Expert in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Experience working with web presentations (Prezi/Brainshark/Jellyvision).

Come blow our minds.

Send your resume & chops today.

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Senior Motion Graphics Editor

MOD is looking for a Senior Motion Graphics Designer

We are a smart, flexible advertising agency that believes in keeping everything simple. We design and build brands, local and national. Our clients are big and serious. We aren’t.

You are self-directed, team oriented individual devoted to animation who wants to bring ideas to our work and offer solutions.

Together we’re going to make a powerhouse of a team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

MUSTS:

  • BFA in Graphic Design/Motion Graphic Design/3D Design
  • 2–5 years experience
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Cloud (AfterEffects, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Expert in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience working with web presentations (Prezi/Brainshark/Jellyvision)

You need a solid understanding of the subtleties of time/motion. Typography and design is not an afterthought — it’s part of the process. You know how to work with designers, but don’t rely on them for all design/animation decisions.

You’ll work with a vast range of clients, from local restaurants to international health care giants.
Great experience and a beautiful portfolio are important, but applicants with well-rounded skills and an interest in the business and technical sides of design will succeed.
Please submit cover letter and work samples, and a link to an online portfolio.

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