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Tommy Demos, mfa visual curriculum vitae

2011-present

Tenured Assistant Professor of FILM PRODUCTION

  • Teaches at the largest film school in South Florida with over 800 students seeking Associate of Science degrees in Film Production Technology and Bachelor of Applied Science degrees in Film, Television & Digital Production
  • Instructs students in film production, video editing, motion graphics, animation, screenwriting, marketing & distribution
  • Facilitates over 15 college-level courses annually in a state-of-the-art Mac OS environment
  • Produces and hosts the annual Miami Dade College Student Film Festival at the Miami International Festival of the Arts
2012-2013

Program Chair of Media Production

2013 AIU Nominee for Educator of the Year - Academic Leadership & Student Success
2012-2013

Adjunct Professor of Film Production

Taught courses in Film History, International Film, and Film Theory & Criticism
technology
Mac & Windows, Office, Adobe Creative Cloud, Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, DaVinci, Final Draft, Movie Magic Suite
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS
Adobe Certified Associate in Premiere Pro & Photoshop
Adobe education leader
In 2018 I was inducted into the Adobe Education Leaders program, which highlights the contributions of innovative educators who are effectively using Adobe tools and applications to promote excellence in the classroom.

EDUCATION

University of Miami, Wolfson School of Communication
2010

Master of Fine Arts, Film Production

2002

Bachelor of Science, Motion Pictures & Psychology

CO-PRODUCER & CO-DIRECTOR

poneloya

  • Spanish-language feature-length film shot on location in Nicaragua
  • Logline - A young doctor falls for a beautiful girl from a sleepy Nicaraguan beach town. They flee from an evil supernatural force after learning that a local legend forbids their love.
  • Currently in final stages of post-production
PRODUCER & DIRECTOR
Hearing Aid Consulting Explainer Video
PRODUCER & DIRECTOR
This award-winning short sci-fi film is about a mother's struggle to accept the mysterious disappearance of her young son.
OFFICIAL SELECTION
  • Miami International Film Festival
  • FantaSci Short Film Festival
  • Flagler Film Festival
  • Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival
  • Orlando Film Festival
  • Sarasota Film Festival
  • Central Florida Film Festival
  • Gasparilla International Film Festival
  • Miami Short Film Festival
  • Miami International Festival of the Arts
AWARDS
  • TBUFF - Winner - Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film
  • TBUFF - Winner - Best Musical Score
  • TBUFF - Nominee - Best Short Film Director
  • TBUFF - Nominee - Best Florida Short
  • Global Music Awards - Bronze Medal Finalist
EDITOR
In this award-winning short documentary, three South Florida women push through the male dominated competitive video gaming scene.
official selection
  • Miami Film Festival
  • Geek Film Fest
  • Tallahassee Film Festival
  • Sunscreen Film Festival
  • Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival
  • Terminus Film Festival
  • Origins Film Festival
  • Outlantacon Film Festival
  • Super Geek Film Festival
  • Rendezvous Film Festival
  • South Dakota Film Festival
  • Charlotte Film Festival
  • Mindfield Film Festival
  • Fargo Fantastic Film Festival
  • Short to the Point Film Festival
AWARDS
  • Audience Award - Super Geek Film Festival
  • Spirit of Comic Con - Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival
  • Best Documentary Short - Terminus Film Festival
  • Best Documentary - Outlanta Con
  • Best Documentary Short, Gold Award - Mindfield Film Festival
  • Finalist - Short to the Point
ASSISTANT EDITOR
An Emmy Award-Winning documentary about Miami’s original Latin-fusion bands and the cutting-edge scene surrounding them. This feature-length film is also the winner of an Aurora "Best In Show" Award and two Telly Awards.
POST-PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR
Sister is a one-hour documentary highlighting the work of death penalty abolitionist Sister Helen Prejean. It examines the life and influences of Sister Helen and delves into the evolving role of Catholic nuns in America. This poignant piece follows Sister Helen (best selling author of Dead Man Walking) as she counsels and fights for the stay of execution of Oklahoma death row inmate Richard Glossip.
Award-Winning Documentaries
Assistant Editor - The U
Assistant Editor & Camera Operator - Dawg Fight
Unit Production Manager - Square Grouper
Assistant Editor - Broke

Girl From Immokalee

producer & director
ASSISTANT EDITOR & CAMERA OPERATOR
Ice-Cream Crawl Promo Video
CONTACT INFO

Tommy Demos, MFA

tommydemos@gmail.com

www.tommydemos.com

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