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880 Productions NZ LP

Wellington - New Zealand
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Kabuki Artist


We are a Wellington, NZ based feature film production company creating the Avatar movies in an AR/VR space.  We are building a team of Kabuki artists.  Kabuki is a process by which we stabilize and map video reference facial media to digital character assets within a virtual production pipeline.  Ideal candidates should have camera tracking/match move experience and an eye for detail. A background in facial animation is a plus, though not required. 

Must Have

·      2-4 years experience or schooling in one or more of the following: VFX, Games, Animation, 3D Graphics or Visualization.

·      Strong problem-solving skills.

·      Strong ability to manage ever-changing assignments, priorities, and complex workflows. 

The project has an initial delivery in mid-2025 with the potential for ongoing contracts. 

You will be joining a team working at the forefront of digital film-making, with industry leaders.  There will be an initial period of training.

The role will be based on-site in Wellington, NZ. You will be engaged as an independent contractor (based on 51.25 hours per week).  Applicants must be NZ residents.

 880 Productions is an equal opportunity employer and fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Please submit a showreel along with your resume and cover letter when you apply.