Tomáš Stanek Tomáš Stanek received his education at the Studio of Cinematography at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava, where he graduated in 2014. In the same year he became a member of the Association of Slovak Cameramen. Alongside Tomáš Juríček, he made the award-winning film Candidate (2013) as the second cinematographer. As chief cameraman, he has made several short feature and documentary films, video clips and commercials. In 2015, he completed courses at the Global Cinematography Institute in Los Angeles under the guidance of world cinematographers.