I tend to leave weekends for job applications. Since its nearing the final project deadline, this weekend will be the last of it for now. Was kind of bored and didn’t feel like doing my final film; so I went and purchase a domain and web hosting service since godaddy.com had some promotion (bout 40 quid for 2 years).
Some of the job application forms I filled up had a box for a website. I always cringed when I had to put my blog link on it since it doesn’t look professional at all. So I’m glad I have a website to show prospective employers now.
To be honest, the demo reel is the most important, there’s no way a nice website alone will get you a job. But hey I was bored, had fun making animated GIFs anyway.
Stupid vimeo allows only 1 HD video per week. Oh well looks like I’ll have to send youtube links for a few applications. It wouldn’t be a problem if I only had 1 vid, but I had a generalist reel as well. I also combined them since some applications only allows one demo reel.
(edit 03/april – uploaded on vimeo, at last)
Here’s a list of things to fix after I’m done with my final film –