Nikolas Fonseca

São Paulo

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Director specialized in Documentary and Reality content, has produced and Directed fictional and non-fictional shows for clients such as MTV, Discovery Channel, Animal Planet and The Utimate fighting Championship. With a strong preference for wild environments and extreme situations, has learnt his documentary skills during hard worked hours following the Brazilian police in Sao Paulo's favelas, making survival documentaries in the South American rain forest, filming world class MMA fighters on their gyms and wild animals being operated by highly specialized vets. In addition to that, has also experienced the life of the TV studios, working for major broadcast companies in Brazil. Graduated in Communications at Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo (PUC-SP) and specialized in cinema from the AIC-SP (Sao Paulo's International Cinema Academy), has developed his keen eye for great images practicing still photography and studying Expanded Cinematography at the Los Angeles Global cinematography Institute (GCI) from ASC's Vilmos Zsigmond. Nowadays works at Mixer, one of the biggest Brazilian production houses, directing series for Discovery Networks and the UFC.

Formado pela Global Cinematography Institute (Los Angeles-CA), PUC-SP e Academia internacional de Cinema atua como Diretor. Já dirigiu e produziu programas para MTV, Rede Record, New Content, Turner International, Animal Planet, Discovery Channel e UFC - em diversos formatos - Documentários, séries de ficção, reality-shows, videoclipes e programas ao vivo. Atualmente é Diretor no núcleo de documentários da Produtora Mixer (para Discovery Networks e UFC), em São Paulo.


  1. César Paladino
  2. Rodrigo Ramos
  3. Bulletree Filmes
  4. Victory Journal
  5. jake burghart
  6. Icon Films
  7. Lucas Vetekesky
  8. Rodrigo Astiz
  9. Discovery Creative London
  10. Brigadeiro Filmes
  11. Guillaume Panariello
  12. LUMBRE
  13. Danny Cooke
  14. Jonathan Nicol
  15. Jim Shreim
  16. Arthur & Clement
  17. Cristian Dimitrius
  18. Diego Contreras

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