Artc 409 Fall 2007
Professional Practices
Heather Elliott-Famularo

Assignment #6: Industry
DUE: WEDNESDAY, October 10

PART I: Reading: Advice from Industry

Read AND PRINT OUT the following articles which have hints on reels and other materials needed to apply for a job in industry.

1) Resumes and Demo Reels - If Yours Aren't Working, Neither are You!

2) Industry email

3) A Demo Reel primer

4) Demo Reels: Professional Perspectives

5) Demo Reel Basics

Current Jobs & Demo Reel Requirements:
Sony Picture Imageworks: http://www.imageworks.com/career.html
ILM: http://www.ilm.com/employment_cg.html
Pixar: http://www.pixar.com/companyinfo/jobs/howto.html


PART II: Written Reflection on the Industry Reading

Answer the Following Questions & email them to me or print them out and bring them to class ON 10/10:

1) What are some consistencies you've read between the articles regarding Demo Reel Requirements? List at least 3 consistencies.

2) Wsere there any conflicting opinions? If so, what?

3) What is the most useful information you gained from this reading assignment? Give 5 examples.

4) What do you feel you really need to work on to prepare you reel, now that you've read the articles?


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