Animation Intern

Ado Ato Pictures is currently seeking an on-site (preferred) or remote Animation Intern to work with our team in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 


The Animation Intern will assist our animation team in the production of HALF A LIFE, our award-winning transmedia project that features the voices of LGBTQ+ refugees. 


Responsibilities and Duties


  • Assist with the development and production of media content for various projects

  • Work with our team of animators and assist with inbetweening, renders, and modeling.

  • Assist the media production team with creative development by editing video content

  • Work with various writers, animators, and media-associated creative talent

  • Perform other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Skills


  • Current student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program related to film or new media

  • Animation experience: 2D animation interest, skills, and work samples are required; some familiarity 3D animation, mixed media, stop motion, etc. is favorable

  • Familiarity with Adobe Cloud programs (After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop)

  • Experience with or strong interest in VR and AR technology

  • Sharp interpersonal skills, problem-solving abilities, and organizational skills

  • Strong interest in projects relating to world cultures, social justice, and LGBTQ and women's rights

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Readiness to work in a fast-paced environment and adhere to deadlines

  • Ability to work autonomously and with teams, as well as remotely

  • Fluent English required, fluent Dutch preferred, Arabic and/or Spanish language skills are a plus


Please note that the intern will be responsible for finding their own housing during the duration of the internship in Amsterdam.

Ready to apply?

Please email with the subject line:


[First Name, Last Name] Animation Intern


In the body of the email, include:

• A short introduction to yourself

• Details of the required/preferred skills you offer

• Your availability for the dates of the position


Please also attach or include links to:

• Your CV/resume

• 2-5 representative work samples

Qualified candidates will be contacted shortly for a first interview.

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