JOSÉ HENRIQUE FONSECA
Formerly a founding partner of Conspiração Filmes, he is the one in charge of the production company’s artistic department. He is the creator, producer and director of the “Mandrake" series, the first to be produced by HBO in Brazil, with two nominations for the International Emmy in the "best drama series" category in 2006 and 2008. His first feature-length film, "O Homem do Ano" (Man of the Year, 2003), was showcased as an official selection at the Berlin Festival/2003. His latest movie, "Heleno" (2012), had its international debut at the Toronto International Film Festival/2011.
With many years of experience working in the financial markets and sporting a broad portfolio, Eduardo was a founding partner of the Dos Outros company, dedicated to film and TV postproduction. He was responsible for the sound design of successful series and worked as a sound mixer on several projects at Estúdios Mega. Together with HBO Latin América, he produced the “Mandrake" series, twice nominated for the International Emmy in the "best drama series" category (2006 and 2008). Eduardo is currently Zola’s chief financial officer, also helping in the development of feature-length projects.
Writer, producer and scriptwriter, he is Zola's CEO. For over 10 years, he was a member of the Foote Cone & Belding (FCB) group agencies’ Worldwide Board, acting as the company’s CEO / CCO in Brazil. He has created and produced commercials, documentaries and TV series. Winner of hundreds of local and international advertisement awards, he is also the author of books such as "O Deus da Criação - Uma Visão Teológico-Criativa Religiosamente Publicitária" (2007), “E. O Atirador de Idéias” (2010), "Sobrevoando Babel" (2012), and "Storytelling - Histórias que deixam marcas" (2015).
She is an actress involved with cinema, theatre and TV since she was a teenager, having won awards in Brazil and in the US. She has a degree in Philosophy from PUC-RJ university and is one of ZOLA’s founding partners. She is currently working on the development of content and projects focusing on children.