Award-winning filmmaker and US Veteran Afonso J Henrique resides in New York City and Los Angeles where he follows his true calling in life as a writer and director. He has an A.A. in Writing and Literature from the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) and is graduating with a B.A. in Screenwriting and Film Studies from Brooklyn College, Fall 2018.
Afonso is an alumnus of the Time Warner Screenwriting Fellowship with BMCC, a member of the International Screenwriters Association (ISA,) Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP,) and Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCWBI). He is also a juror for the New York International Screenplay Association (NYISA) and a Film Writer, Screenwriting Instructor, and Story Engineer.