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Finishing Supervisor

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 827807BR Location Burbank, California, United States Business Marvel Studios Date posted Jul. 13, 2021

Job Summary:

It’s the magic of immersing yourself in a motion picture masterpiece, or a new track from your favorite band, or the spectacle of a live Broadway show. It’s hard to define and even harder to create, but that’s what we do at The Walt Disney Studios. Ours is a culture of innovation, collaboration and creativity. We raise the bar, then step over it, blazing trails through the production and distribution of world-class entertainment around the globe. If you want to help tell compelling, enduring stories through movies, music or stage plays, then we want to hear from you.

Marvel Studios has created one of the most powerful brands by bringing memorable, life-changing storytelling to the world through incredible characters like Iron Man, Thor, Black Panther and Captain America. The Marvel Cinematic Universe multi-film franchises have redefined the genre in building a universe filled with creativity, innovation and collaboration. At Marvel Studios, you will be part of a team that helps propel our legacy into the future with a vision as far-reaching as our stories.

Marvel Studios is looking for Finishing Supervisor to collaborate with Filmmakers, VFX Supervisors, Creative Finishing Supervisor, and DI Colorists on the color grading and final delivery of Feature Film, Streaming and Animation projects. You’ll maintain consistent, high-quality creative as well as technical standards for the primary and all downstream deliverables on a variety of projects. You’ll report to the Creative Finishing Supervisor at Marvel Studios in Burbank, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend supervised color grading sessions with filmmakers
  • Collaborate with filmmakers, VFX, executives and the colorists to achieve the visual goals of each project
  • Represent filmmakers’ in unsupervised color grading to assure their notes are addressed
  • Supervise color grading conversions to additional formats (HDR, Rec709, Dolby Cinema, IMAX, and 3D) to assure a consistent creative interpretation to each project
  • Attend planning, delivery and engineering meetings
  • Attend VFX reviews
  • Be a resource to assure consistent visual treatment of key intellectual property across projects
  • Attend marketing color grading sessions
  • Assess QC reports and advise on priorities and fixes
  • Collaborate with internal VFX team and external VFX vendors to assure good technical deliveries of files

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience working film, commercial or similar post-production environment.
  • 10+ years strong visual effects background, especially with experience in Compositing, and/or as a Compositing Supervisor or VFX Supervisor
  • Strong stereoscopic experience in relation to the color and DI process.
  • Strong familiarity with color management pipelines, LUTs & CDLs.
  • Extensive experience with color grading process, tools, and techniques.
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities, team player, positive attitude with an ability to problem-solve.
  • Deep understanding of photography, cinematography, composition, lighting, and color.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must have advanced knowledge of editing, finishing, graphics, color correction, technical specs and post production processes.
  • Critical eye for detail and a strong aesthetic sensibility, with the ability to communicate visual ideas to multiple individuals including executives
  • Able to suggest creative and artistic solutions to visual storytelling problems as well as technical challenges.
  • Excellent communication skills for various levels of interaction within a studio
  • Remains calm under the pressure of deadlines, thrives in a high-pressure environment.
  • Organized and capable of multi-tasking.
  • On-set experience is helpful, but not required.


About Marvel Studios:

Marvel Studios has created one of the most powerful brands by bringing memorable, life-changing storytelling to the world through incredible characters like Iron Man, Thor, Black Panther and Captain America. The Marvel Cinematic Universe multi-film franchises have redefined the genre in building a universe filled with creativity, innovation and collaboration. At Marvel Studios, you will be part of a team that helps propel our legacy into the future with a vision as far-reaching as our stories.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Marvel Studios LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Marvel Studios.

Marvel Studios LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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