The Resource Alison Mann: Animation Talent Scout, with Alison Mann, (electronic resource \)

Alison Mann: Animation Talent Scout, with Alison Mann, (electronic resource \)

Label
Alison Mann: Animation Talent Scout
Title
Alison Mann: Animation Talent Scout
Statement of responsibility
with Alison Mann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In this interview, Paramount Animation recruiter Alison Mann explains what she looks for when hiring artists and animators. Learn what makes a portfolio stand out to employers and how to use social media to promote your work
  • How do top animation studios find talent? Recruiters like Alison Mann. In this interview, Alison explains how she finds artists and animators for feature films at Paramount Animation. Learn about the qualities she looks for in great artists; the role of social media in self-promotion and recruiting for creatives; and why internships are so important for uncovering new talent. She also explains how to assemble a portfolio that is focused and features your best work first
Cataloging source
lynda.com
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Presenter: Alison Mann. "As an artist, Alison Mann always knew she wanted to work in animation. She began her career at Nickelodeon Animation Studio as a finance department intern while attending Columbia College Chicago. After graduating, she was offered the amazing opportunity to continue working with Nickelodeon/MTV as their recruiter and coordinator of talent relations. Through her 12 years in the industry, she gained experience in TV, film, and gaming while working for companies such as Walt Disney Animation Studio, Zynga, and Disney Interactive. Currently, Alison is the manager of talent relations for Paramount Animation, where she is responsible for industry outreach, artistic talent acquisition, and studio enrichment activities. Alison is a creative, tech-loving talent scout who believes that students should pursue internships to learn about the animation industry and get their foot in the door. Although her main focus is artistic talent acquisitions as a recruiter, she is passionate about guiding students and professionals to become more presentable and better equipped for the job market."]
Runtime
22
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alison Mann: Animation Talent Scout, with Alison Mann, (electronic resource \)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Streaming video
  • 03/04/2016
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  • EPLMNA
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
LDC425481
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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u1898433
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) LDC425481
  • (CaAE) LDC425481
System details
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