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January 24, 2020

Animation

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.

Active Status:

Primary employment in one or more of the following verifiable positions for the past 2 years or credited on 20 episodes of nationally-exhibited Animation content or have received an Emmy nomination/award in any Animation category or a significant body of work to be determined by the Peer Group Executive Committee.

Categories of employment for this peer group are:

  • ANIMATION CHECKER
  • ANIMATION COMPUTER PROGRAMMER
  • ANIMATION MODELER
  • ANIMATION SCULPTOR
  • ANIMATION TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
  • ANIMATOR
  • 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
  • PRODUCER
  • PRODUCTION DESIGNER/ART DIRECTOR
  • PRODUCTION MANAGER/OR EQUIVALENT
  • SCENE PLANNER
  • SPECIAL EFFECTS ARTIST
  • STORYBOARD ARTIST
  • VOICE PERFORMER
  • WRITER

Associate Status:

Primary activity in one or more of the verifiable categories as listed but without meeting all of the qualifications for Active Membership.

updated 1.24.20

Board of Governors Animation Representatives

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