Requirements for membership in the Animation Peer Group
Please note that requirements (as outlined below) must be met within the four (4) years preceding one's application for membership or membership review; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production and/or distribution of nationally exhibited audio visual works. All episodes should be a minimum of thirty (30) minutes in length unless defined otherwise specifically for short form programming. Individuals who have received a Primetime or Daytime Emmy Nomination, specific to this peer group, within the past four (4) years are eligible for Active membership.
Employment in one or more of the following positions for a minimum of two (2) years in the last four (4) years.
Categories of employment for this peer group are:
- ANIMATION CHECKER
- ANIMATION COMPUTER PROGRAMMER
- ANIMATION MODELER
- ANIMATION SCULPTOR
- ANIMATION TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
- BACKGROUND ARTIST/STYLIST (may include Color Director)
- CAMERA OPERATOR
- CASTING DIRECTOR
- CHARACTER DESIGNER
- DIRECTOR (includes Animation Voice Director)
- EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
- FILM-TAPE EDITOR
- INK & PAINT SUPERVISOR
- LAYOUT ARTIST
- PRODUCTION DESIGNER/ART DIRECTOR
- PRODUCTION MANAGER/OR EQUIVALENT
- SCENE PLANNER
- SPECIAL EFFECTS ARTIST
- STORYBOARD ARTIST
- VOICE PERFORMER
Or a qualified body of work relevant to the peer group that warrants a waiver of the above requirements. Body of Work designation has all benefits of Active membership with the exception of running for Peer Group Governor.
Primary activity in one or more of the verifiable categories as listed but without meeting all of the qualifications for Active Membership.