Tuesday, 16 October 2018

October!

What's this? The office is getting spooky with a dash of sweetness.
What, I wonder, is going on here in the office?


BIAF 2018

26 Oct 2018
02.00pm
ANIMATION BUSINESS & INVESTMENT FORUM
CIMAHI TECHNOPARK BAROS - CIMAHI,
WEST JAVA, INDONESIA
David Kwok - CEO of Tiny Island Productions Singapore
I am invited to speak at the coming Baros International Animation Festival (BIAF), West Java, Indonesia. The event is organised by Cimahi Creative Association (CCA). CCA is an organization that focused in supporting indonesia’s digital content industry by providing a place and training facility to develop the much needed human resources’ skills. With full support from The Cimahi Government, Baros International Animation Festival (BIAF) was first held in 2013 as one of indonesia next step to expand the Indonesia’s insights, knowledges and also strengthening their industry’s networking with other stakeholders from around the world. Their main purpose for this event is to accelerate their animation industry development and giving more contribution in the global scale.



A Friendly Competition

Did you know that we held a mini competition that was done during the hike and entries were submitted after?
Today, we held the winner announcements and award giving for the winners of the mini competition and we had the pleasure of David Kwok, our founder and CEO, join us from overseas via skype!
For the record, team 3 won~
Congratulations team 3!
But, everyone walks away with something today and it wasn't just smiles and memories.


Tiny Island Outing

The islanders all gather for an adrenaline filled hike up Bukit Timah hill and down, followed by a delicious meal at Temasek Country Club!
This is what an adrenaline filled day looks like as an islander.








Thursday, 11 October 2018

Hiring!

The Animation part of our feature production will start next Jan 2019. This is part of our expansion plan - https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/shanghai-wingsmedia-strikes-250m-animation-production-deal-shellhut-tiny-island-1049909) 

The animation department will be ramping up to between 30 to 60 next year. If you are interested, please fill up the form. We will contact you if we find you suitable. 
Those with animated feature films production experience will be an advantage. We are looking for those with strong acting and body mechanics skill. 

[Application form]: https://goo.gl/forms/NrAoWyFibfdBRxck2

With this expansion, we are also looking for - Social Media Strategist (Films)
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Requirements: We are looking for candidate who has passion and interest in growing their career in the Animation Industry.
Someone with a Degree or Diploma in Media Studies or Mass Communication or someone with experience.
Candidates should have experience in basic photography, video editing work and creating content for Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, youtube, Blog, Youku, Weibo
Someone who has experience in writing press release in both Chinese and English.
We are looking for candidates who are bilingual (Good in both Chinese (China Market) and English)
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Responsibilities include: Planning of creative promotion campaign via all kinds of social media platform both globally and in China.
Handle press campaign with our our agencies in LA and China.
Creating content for social media. (Promotional Video, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, youtube, Blog, Youku, Weibo etc)
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Those interested, please indicate which position you are applying for and submit a link to your resume to http://tinyislandprod.wixsite.com/tinyisland/contact

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Yellow Cloud

CEO and founder of Yellow Cloud our partner came to visit us.


Company Outing To...

On 4th Oct 2018, we are planning to lead our team of almost 70 to the top of Bukit Timah Hill. The objective of this trip is really to bring our colleagues from different departments together. Hopefully this will help everyone to get to know each other.


Our Planning Team!

Thank you so much to the organisers for making personal sacrifices to ensure the coming Bukit Timah trip to be a fruitful one for the team. The team volunteer themselves to climb up the hill before the event to ensure everything is in order. 3 cheers to them.


Hiking

Mount Faber - Southern Ridges - Great location for research for our film.


Catching Up With The Art Team.


The art team had a lovely lunch at CHIJMES.


Our Core Film Crew

Our core film crew get together - I am very honoured to be able to work with this talented team. Everyone works so hard to share and contribute. Most importantly, everyone is so willing to put their differences aside and compromise to make things work. This is most important spirit in any team. I look forward to many opportunities in future to work with them. Thanks guys. 3 cheers.


Monday, 24 September 2018

"Makan" Session with the TIP Crew!

Getting together and keeping the crew updated is vital to the success of TIP
Also a good excuse for a Makan session together (makan- to eat)



Production Meeting

Dream Defenders Feature Film Preparation - Our production meeting between art and modeling department in preparation for the assets creation for next year.


Brainstorming Session!

Story Room - Today’s brainstorming session has been very fruitful. Members from the story, art and edit department have brought up very valuable inputs. All these pointers really help us strengthen the story way further. We are very excited seeing how the story is heading to. Thank you everyone for your contribution. This Dream Defenders film project is going to be a great success.


Welcome Dinner for Win and Pascal!




Welcome, Win and Pascal!

Our preproduction team welcome Win and Pascal's arrival.

Pascal is our Production Designer for our upcoming film and Win is our Art Director. They will be with us in Singapore for a week. We are glad to have them here! Here's to a productive week!


Thanks Paul!

Our staff are still hard at work to improve their skills!
We are proud and honoured to have Paul Chung who has worked on films from studios like Walt Disney, Warner Brothers, and MGM (and currently working on our feature film) help our young talented staff hone their skills!
Good work guys!!


Wednesday, 12 September 2018

R&D!

Working on our own feature film has been our dream for the last 10 years. Working on Dream Defenders Feature marks our next major milestone. Taking the studio to the next level.
R&D water simulation test for one of the major shot in the movie.

Wang Film Productions Meets Tiny Island Productions

Richard Wang from Wang Film Production, one of the biggest and oldest animation companies in Asia, visits Tiny Island Productions. He is also the CEO of Maxx Animation, a joint venture between Wang Films Production and the Lippo Group.


Monday, 10 September 2018

We Are Hiring (Part 2)

We are an animation studio based in Singapore. Recently we have signed a major deal (https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/…/shanghai-wingsmedia-str…)
With this, we will be producing animated feature films for the next 10 years. With this expansion, we are looking for - Social Media Strategist (Films)
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Requirements: We are looking for candidate who has passion and interest in growing their career in the Animation Industry.
Someone with a Degree or Diploma in Media Studies or Mass Communication or someone with experience.
Candidates should have experience in basic photography, video editing work and creating content for Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, youtube, Blog, Youku, Weibo
Someone who has experience in writing press release in both Chinese and English.
We are looking for candidates who are bilingual (Good in both Chinese (China Market) and English)
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Responsibilities include: Planning of creative promotion campaign via all kinds of social media platform both globally and in China.
Handle press campaign with our our agencies in LA and China.
Creating content for social media. (Promotional Video, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, youtube, Blog, Youku, Weibo etc)
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Those interested, please indicate which position you are applying for and submit a link to your resume to http://tinyislandprod.wixsite.com/tinyisland/contact


Goodbye To Our Interns!

Taiwan Shih Chien University (http://www.kh.usc.edu.tw/bin/home.php) has sent their students to our studio for training. The purpose of this project is to offer students priceless training abroad experience. The students are picked from the department (資訊模擬與設計學系). This overseas internship project will last for 3 weeks in this summer.


Crunch Time

It's night time and we must not forget those working hard for the company. 
Thank you for your dedication and hours you put in for us to ensure everything is in order.


Back To Work!

Back to work?
So are we!! Back to creating sweet stuff for TV!!
Our hardworking islanders are the wheels of the bus. Without them, we wouldn't be where we are now. 
You rock guys!!

Welcome, New Recruits!

It's always awesome to welcome new faces and to welcome back good friends to embark on great adventures together.
Welcome Islanders!
Think you've got what it takes to be an islander? You know what to do!
(Allan was working on Dream Defenders before working in Abu Dhabi. It’s awesome to have so many old friends coming back to rejoin the team.
Charmaine is our intern from NP. We love her work. She is super fast and produce great works for us. Probably we will engage her to be our fulltime staff. Keep up the great work. )


TGIF

A happy crew is a happy company!
It's almost the weekend again. Hang in there!


Meeting Igloo Studio's Nat Yoswatananont

Honoured to meet the CEO and founder of Igloo studio. Mr Nat Yoswatananont. The studio behind the Super Thai box office hit - 9 Satra https://youtu.be/cZ_K0mLEWmM
Their work is amazing. Very Creative. Hope someday we can co produce a film together.