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DreamWorks Animation Overview

Glendale, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1994
Company - Public (DWA)
Motion Picture Production & Distribution
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Unknown
DreamWorks Animation creates high-quality entertainment, including CG animated feature films, television specials and series and live entertainment properties, meant for audiences around the world. The Company has world-class creative talent, a strong and experienced management ... Read more

DreamWorks Animation Reviews

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    Pros

    The benefits were great. Lots of opportunity for growth internally, and a lot of support for artists as they grow in their careers. The quality of the artists there is insane - so much incredible skill!

    Cons

    Some of the projects were not the most exciting to work on.

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DreamWorks Animation Photos

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DreamWorks Animation Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at DreamWorks Animation (Glendale, CA).

    Interview

    Applied directly with the company. Within about a week, I was being interviewed. Met with one person for the interview. In my honest opinion, that person's behavior was hostile, agressive, abusive, and incredibly unprofessional. It became clear to me why the former position holder left the company for another opportunity.

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DreamWorks Animation Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2012
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For(#6), Fortune, 2010
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