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Lydia Layton

Production Coordinator & Animator

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • Professions3D Animator - Production Coordinator

About me

Currently working as Production Coordinator at children's TV company 2 Sides TV. I also read YA and middle grade fiction for a London Literary Scout and do freelance animation.

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Skills

  • 3D Autodesk Maya
  • Animation
  • 2d/3d Animation
  • Film Studies
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Production Co-ordination
  • Video Production
  • Digital Artwork
  • Literary Criticism
  • Childrens TV

Work history

Currently

Coordinator and Development Researcher

2 Sides TV

Apr 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • I am currently working as a Coordinator and Development Researcher at children's TV Company 2 Sides TV. My responsibilities include: - Supporting on existing productions - Organising schedules / diaries, setting up meetings - Preparing research materials and developing new proposals for submission broadcasters - Running the office - stationary, day to day necessities and liaising with the bank, accountants, landlord & other suppliers. - Organising filing, payroll and the accounts

Currently

Jul 2016
  • London, UK
  • Freelance
  • I read YA and middle grade manuscripts and summarise, analyse and review them for a literary agency.

2016

Marketing Assistant

Gabriel Fine Art

Mar 2015 - Oct 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Helped a London based art gallery with general event organisation and marketing.

2014

Production Assistant

2 Sides TV

Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
  • Freelance
  • Acted as Production Assistant at this children's TV and Film company. I specifically worked on a TV show called 'Seaside Antics' and a BBC educational mini-series. I did a variety of work, in-office, pre-production, and on set.

2015

Creative Services Manager

CMI Business Group

Feb 2014 - Feb 2015
  • Full Time
  • I ran the Creative Services Team. This included content, online marketing, website as well as new projects and JVs for the companies. I also acted as Head of Development for the company's Film Fund, and help with the film Anti-Piracy project.

2013

Assistant Producer

Lumiere Studios

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
  • Freelance
  • I acted as Assistant Producer in this animation studio. I helped organise the animators, acted as middle man between the studio and clients, attended client meetings and was involved in the creative process.

Education

2016

3D Animation

Escape Studios

Jun 2016 - Sep 2016
  • London, UK
  • Full time short course studying 3D Animation on Maya.

2016

Adobe After Effects CS5 Short Course

Morley College

Mar 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, UK

2014

Oct 2011 - Jun 2014

2011

Sep 2010 - Jun 2011
  • Art Foundation- Specialising in Lens Based Media