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Cinematic Director – Netherlands – Permanent Contract – Console Video Games

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Animation
Salary DOE
Location Other

Project: AAA Console Video Games


This studio regularly sets the quality benchmark in console gaming. To maintain this standard, they are looking for a Cinematic Director to direct and preserve the cinematic vision and establish high quality content.



Cinematic Demo Reel
Games industry experience or similar experience within feature animation or other CG heavy productions
Have an excellent understanding of cinematic storytelling, pacing, and character development
Ambitious and relentlessly focused on high-quality, high-fidelity results
Have outstanding modern and classical cinematic fundamentals with an application towards establishing mood, tone, and emotion
Well versed in a variety of cinematic presentation styles with an ability to adapt as needed
Have experience directing Motion Capture



Direct and supervise the creation of cinematic content from storyboards and/or animatics to a polished in-game cinematic based on the screen script
Direct talent in Motion Capture and ADR sessions
Control the quality of the composition, framing and camera
Inspire your team to overcome challenges with innovative problem solving
Ensure that the game values are respected during production when developing the key narrative elements with the screenwriter, from the design stage to the final product
Collaborate with Narrative, Gameplay and Art Directors on all of the game’s narrative elements
Oversee the quality of outsourced cinematic content
Keep abreast of advanced techniques which could be used to improve the visual quality or production pipelines of current or future projects
Create and maintain supporting documentation for cinematic vision and systems


Want to find out more about the studio and projects? Call me direct on +44 (0) 1206 214425 or apply now!