2015 2 Day Cine School Tour


Director, Cinematographer, VFX guru, and YouTube sensation Tom Antos embarked on a three-month Workshop Series, where he taught Editing, VFX, and Cinematography in 27 cities across the US, Canada and Europe. This was his website specifically created for the 2015 tour.
Content is from the site's 2015 archived pages as well as other sources.!

To learn more about Tom Antos visit his current website at: https://tomantosfilms.com/


The 2-Day Cine School with Tom Antos Trailer Video



Press Release


Filmmakers to learn storytelling skills, shooting techniques, and business practices during Classroom Sessions and Master Classes.

Washington, DC (August 12, 2015) Adam Forgione, influential filmmaker of PLVisuals and Pennylane Productions, kicks off a three month Workshop Series across the United States and Canada. During this time, he will lead Classroom Sessions and Master Classes in 27 cities, for a total of 54 workshops. The Series will kick off at the end of August 2015 in Philadelphia and continues in scheduled cities through its Vancouver Master Class on December 8.

Storytelling Unleashed is teaming up with partners from all over the industry like Adobe, DJI, LaCie, Kessler Crane, and many more to help educate attendees on the latest filmmaking equipment. In fact,
every workshop attendee receives hundreds of dollars in giveaways plus other great prize drawings from our sponsors — like a 1 year Creative Cloud Complete Subscription drawing at every single Seminar (a $599 value!).

In each Classroom Session Adam will deliver an insightful filmmaking and editing program for the filmmakers in attendance. These evening sessions, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on weekdays (weekend programs take place from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.), will cover types of film, planning your story, key elements of film, essential filming principles and techniques, editing your story, color correction and color grading, and growing your business.

The Master Classes are all-day interactive classes filled with demonstrations, explanations, and discussions, and the curriculum will highlight mastering the interview, lighting techniques, capturing
audio correctly, working with stabilizers, deconstructing films, and the role of the director.

Adam Forgione tells stories for Time Warner, The Make-A-Wish Foundation, Cole Haan, Rode, and many others. He is the creative director and founder of Pennylane Visuals, his studio which shoots feature-length documentaries, Fortune 500 corporate pieces, million-dollar weddings, and commercials. This impressive wealth of experience has allowed Adam to master his filmmaking and storytelling skillset.

“I learned more about audio during a 2 hour presentation from Adam Forgione than I had learned in the past 3 years combines. Adam is a natural speaker who fully engages his audience and also manages to demystify some highly technical information in terms that we can all understand. His presentation was incredibly well prepared with relevant examples and was quite entertaining as well.”

Known for his engaging and easy-to-grasp presentation style, Adam’s sessions are limited in space. To register for the Classroom Sessions and Master Classes, please call (310) 294-9975 or visit
www.StorytellingUnleashed.com. The Classroom Session tickets cost $85 per ticket and the Master Class tickets cost $225 – or you can get a Golden Ticket for only $250 which includes a ticket to the Classroom Session and to the Master Class, a Workshop Download, and more! PLUS the first 30 Golden Tickets purchased in each city get a $50 LensProToGo Gear Credit!

Group rates available, call or email at [email protected] to inquire further.

Adam Forgione has been voted as one of the top 25 event filmmakers in the world (multiple times) and as one of the most influential event filmmakers in the world. Adam’s filmmaking methodology and business practices have propelled him to direct and DP stories Fortune 500 companies like Canon, TGi Friday’s, Goodyear, Motorola, and Sheryl Crow, and he has instructed at many national conferences and events such as Masters in Motion, PPE, Profusion, NAB, CES, WPPI, and more.


Source of press release: tomantosfilms.com



The 2-Day Cine School is hitting the road with Tom Antos and heading across the US, Canada, & Europe to show you how to get that Hollywood look on any budget.

Tom is teaching an Editing + VFX session on the 1st Day & a full-day Interactive Master Class on the 2nd Day. Our Interactive Master Classes give you a chance use a variety of equipment while playing the part of director, DP, camera operator, and more while we shoot and edit as a class. 





5:30PM – 9:30PM

Ticket to the Editing + VFX

  • $200+ in Discounts and Giveaways 
  • Free DCO song from SongFreedom
  • Free Admission to NAB’s 2016 expo 





9:00AM – 6:00PM

Ticket to the Cinematography Master Class

  • $200+ in Discounts and Giveaways
  • Free DCO song from SongFreedom
  • Free Admission to NAB’s 2016 expo



DAY 1 + DAY 2

GOLDEN TICKET Editing & VFX + Master Class


Ticket to Editing & VFX + Ticket to Master Class

  • $200+ in Discounts and Giveaways 
  • Free DCO song from SongFreedom ($99 Value)
  • Free Admission to NAB’s 2016 expo 
  • Free Workshop Download ($199 Value)


For a limited-time only, use Discount Code 'EARLYBIRD' to get 20% off of your purchase of at least 2 Tickets for any of our classes — 

Hurry before the deal runs out!


EDITING & VFX4 Hour Classroom Session

5:30PM – 9:30PM

  • Concepts and Ideas
  • Key Elements of Your Film
  • Editing Your Story
  • Visual Effects
  • Color Grading
  • Color Correction


MASTER CLASSFull-Day Interactive Master Class

9:00AM – 6:00PM

  • Pre-Production
  • Lighting Techniques and Setup
  • Capturing Clean Audio
  • Using Stabilizers Effectively
  • Deconstructing Tom’s Films
  • Role of the Director
    • +200,000 SUBSCRIBERS




Tom Antos is a director, cinematographer and visual effects artist – all rolled into one. He has worked on some of the biggest feature films as well as numerous short films and music videos.

In addition, he has 17 years of experience in the areas of CGI and classical animation. This work has earned him several awards, including Telly, Promax BDA and Worldfest Gold Remi. Tom’s professional experience ranges from small budget DIY projects to large Hollywood productions like “Bait” starring Jamie Foxx and “Everyone’s Hero” starring
Robin Williams & Whoopi Goldberg.

Tom has been sharing his filmmaking experience and knowledge through online tutorials that have gained a large and loyal audience on YouTube. His films & tutorials have been seen over 65 million times on YouTube alone, and his YouTube channels have over 200,000 subscribers and average 2 million views per month.

Tom’s tutorials have been featured in many filmmaking communities, including the Indy Mogul’s Awesome Director Project. They have helped a great many filmmakers who dare to aim high while working with shoe-string budgets.




Ultimate Movie

2DCS video 1 (1)

I DO THIS ALL DAY — Music Video

2DCS video 2

Real Life Angry Birds – Interactive

2DCS video 3

“NWO – United We Stand” short film by Tom Antos

2DCS video 4

Tom Antos




Just in case you couldn’t attend the 2-Day Cine School, this video has you covered. 

Our Workshop Download will cover the entire Editing & VFX Session Video and portions of the Master Class. The download will be available by May 20th, 2016. With over 6 hours of content, this video is a perfect substitute in case you couldn't make the class:




  • Concepts and Ideas
  • Key Elements of Your Film
  • Editing Your Story
  • Visual Effects
  • Color Correction / Color Grading
  • Master Class Discussion and Demonstrations