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In order to stay on the cutting edge, and to bring global audiences great stories told in the most exciting ways, Disney Animation continues to reach out to the world community in search of the best and brightest talents across the entire spectrum of filmmaking. Our training and intern programs offer a unique opportunity for up-and-coming talents to work with some of the modern day masters in their respective areas, and take their skills to the next level. Walt Disney Animation Studios has entered a new era of innovation and productivity. Be a part of the future at the Studio that pioneered the art of animation, and is a leader in great entertainment.

The Apprentice Program is available for recent college graduates of art and animation, fine art and design, computer graphics, engineering, production, and general film studies undergraduate or graduate programs (within three years of graduation date) for a 3- or 6-month paid position at Walt Disney Animation Studios. The Talent Development Program offers participants a chance to understand the depth of their new skills, refine and strengthen key areas, apply them in our real world environment, and work under the guidance of a Disney Mentor. Talent Development Program is based in our Burbank, California offices. Talent Development Trainees are assigned to a specific discipline such as:

  • Story

  • Visual Development

  • Modeling

  • Animation

  • Layout

  • Texture Painting

  • Background Painting

  • Effects Animation

  • Crowd Effects and Animation

  • Lighting & Compositing

  • Technical Director - Character

  • Technical Director - Hair/Cloth

  • Technical Director - Look

  • Technical Director - Effects

  • Technical Director - Pipeline

  • Production Management

  • Post Production

Join us for your summer break! Our eight-week Summer Art & Production Internship is designed specifically for students who will be returning to school in the fall. As an intern, you will have the unique opportunity to work directly with a Disney mentor as you explore all aspects of art, storytelling, and filmmaking. Your internship will also allow you to meet and collaborate with a talented group of students from around the globe and become part of a multidisciplinary team focused on both individual and group projects. This once-in-a-lifetime undergraduate program will give you an incredible hands-on experience that will expand your creative horizons and benefit you throughout your entire career.

Our technology internship programs seek graduate-level students doing research in relevant problem spaces. Intern projects are an opportunity to test highly-experimental ideas in a low-risk, high-reward setting. Interns are mentored by our technology staff who supervise the project and assist with development.

In order to stay on the cutting edge, and to bring global audiences great stories told in the most exciting ways, Disney Animation continues to reach out to the world community in search of the best and brightest talents across the entire spectrum of filmmaking. Our training and intern programs offer a unique opportunity for up-and-coming talents to work with some of the modern day masters in their respective areas, and take their skills to the next level. Walt Disney Animation Studios has entered a new era of innovation and productivity. Be a part of the future at the Studio that pioneered the art of animation, and is a leader in great entertainment.

The Apprentice Program is available for recent college graduates of art and animation, fine art and design, computer graphics, engineering, production, and general film studies undergraduate or graduate programs (within three years of graduation date) for a 3- or 6-month paid position at Walt Disney Animation Studios. The Talent Development Program offers participants a chance to understand the depth of their new skills, refine and strengthen key areas, apply them in our real world environment, and work under the guidance of a Disney Mentor. Talent Development Program is based in our Burbank, California offices. Talent Development Trainees are assigned to a specific discipline such as:

  • Story

  • Visual Development

  • Modeling

  • Animation

  • Layout

  • Texture Painting

  • Background Painting

  • Effects Animation

  • Crowd Effects and Animation

  • Lighting & Compositing

  • Technical Director - Character

  • Technical Director - Hair/Cloth

  • Technical Director - Look

  • Technical Director - Effects

  • Technical Director - Pipeline

  • Production Management

  • Post Production

Join us for your summer break! Our eight-week Summer Art & Production Internship is designed specifically for students who will be returning to school in the fall. As an intern, you will have the unique opportunity to work directly with a Disney mentor as you explore all aspects of art, storytelling, and filmmaking. Your internship will also allow you to meet and collaborate with a talented group of students from around the globe and become part of a multidisciplinary team focused on both individual and group projects. This once-in-a-lifetime undergraduate program will give you an incredible hands-on experience that will expand your creative horizons and benefit you throughout your entire career.

Our technology internship programs seek graduate-level students doing research in relevant problem spaces. Intern projects are an opportunity to test highly-experimental ideas in a low-risk, high-reward setting. Interns are mentored by our technology staff who supervise the project and assist with development.

Open Positions
POSTED DATE POSITION LOCATION
2014-06-23 2014 Talent Development Artist - Apprentice Animator Burbank, CA