- The animation department list includes most non-effects animation tasks. Thus, animators, storyboard artists, character/prop designers, track readers, background artists, ink/painters, modelers, riggers, etc. In general, most of the jobs on an animated film not covered in another department would go here.
- Effects animators on an animated film should continue to go in the visual effects department. Similarly, animation-related jobs that are part of an effects sequence should also go to visual effects.
- Storyboard artists that are creating storyboards for use in a live action shoot should go under the art department.
- A list of the occupations currently being used can be displayed by clicking on the gray list icon ( ) next to the occupation field.
Tracking your contribution
You can now track the status of your Credit submission and if it has not been approved, we'll tell you the reason why.
If you are using the mobile apps, mobile website or desktop website you can access this feature via the 'Track your contribution' button, which has been added to the submission email receipt. Additionally, if you are using the desktop website, you can also use the 'Track Contribution' button now found in your contribution history page.
Clicking this button will take you to IMDb Contributor,
our new contribution specific site where you will be shown the status of your request.