Tore Knos is a filmmaker based in Brooklyn, New York. Most recently, he wrote and directed the independent feature film, Snakeeater, starring Isaach de Bankolé (Black Panther, Casino Royale) and Vasile Flutur. Previously, he directed the music video for composer David Baron's song, "Earthling." As a cinematographer, Tore's commercial work includes spots for GQ, Angry Orchard Hard Cider, Yasso Frozen Yogurt, and Bombfell.com. Additionally, he filmed the Toyota Gazoo Racing campaign, which shot on the Phantom Flex4K camera in Argentina. Tore has provided Phantom camera services for clients including Bloomingdale's, Estée Lauder, Hendrick's Gin, Subway, Kiehl's, and Ralph Lauren. Tore also works closely with artist Gregory Colbert filming for him around the world.
Tore's narrative work includes cinematography on the short film, "2580," which debuted at the 2015 Slamdance Film Festival. Prior to this project, he produced "Abel's Field" starring Kevin Sorbo and released by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment as well as co-producing two Steven Seagal films: "The Keeper" and "Against the Dark."
After graduating from the University of Southern California, Tore began his career as an associate producer on Universal Home Entertainment’s release of “Out for Blood” starring Kevin Dillon. Following production of the film, Tore was accepted into the agent trainee program at International Creative Management (ICM), one of the world's leading talent agencies. Tore is a member of the Producers Guild of America, an advisory board member of the cinema non-profit, Mono No Aware, and a board member of USC’s School of Cinematic Arts BCA Network.