Forest Comunicação

Since 2011, Forest has produced more than 30 audiovisual works. The company entertain and engage audiences with original content on environmental issues. It was selected to events in the USA, South Korea, Portugal and Mozambique. The crew won awards of best short, doc, drama, script and direction.

Main Activities: Institutional, Production,

Content Genres: 2D Animation, Drama,

Content Broadcasted In: Amazon Prime, TV Cultura, Cine Brasil TV, Canal Futura e TV Brasil.

Amanda Fernandes

forestcom@forestcom.com.br

61 99681-8914

Invisible City

Drama /

Format: 26

Target: Adult /

Project status: Completed

Looking for:Distribution /

Synopsis: Invisible City is based on real-life stories of men and women subject to slavery-like labor. The five episodes are 26 minutes in length and audiences can watch them independently, but together they reveal an intertwined plot. The fictional city of Nova Esperança is the setting of the show, recorded in Alter do Chão, in the Brazilian Amazon.

To be completed in: 2017

Broadcasted: Broadcasted by Brazilian Public TV channels and Amazon Prime

Teaser: https://vimeo.com/213006683

Future Workshop

Reality Shows / Scripted Reality / Science & Knowledge / Social Responsabilities / Green /

Format: 26

Target: Adult / Family /

Project status: Late Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Financing / Pre-sales /

Synopsis: The series follows a team of experts who test, evaluate and improve on sustainable inventions in a studio workshop. Each episode invites a different participant to present an idea or prototype that will be put to the test. The trio of hosts introduces the environmental problem in need of a solution, such as pollution, water shortage and excess waste. Then, the public is introduced to the inventor

To be completed in: In development

Lirio Tree

Animation / Nature & Wildlife /

Format: 5

Target: 2-5 (Preschool) / Kids /

Project status: Early Development

Synopsis: Lirio is a 4-year old boy who believes to be a tree and always tries to convince his botanic mother about this new reality. Upbeat and imaginative, each episode shows Lirio dancing and singing about a species of the Brazilian flora. In the end of the episode, his mother reminds him of something inconvenient on that tree and the boy lets go of his fantasy.

To be completed in: In development

Teaser: Demo song: http://bit.ly/DemoBuriti

Golden grain – The amazing quest of a soybean

Current Affairs / Lifestyle / Docs & Factual /

Format: 77

Target: Adult /

Project status: Early Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Development Funding / Financing /

Synopsis: We follow the journey of a Brazilian soybean that goes around the world to be eaten by pigs in China. Pingo, the main character and the movie narrator, is a cynic and omniscient seed. The soybean tells how it is, commenting sarcastically and with some distance on the human food chain. The feature film is a research on the journey of the main Brazilian commodity.

To be completed in: In development

Post-Truth Manual

Current Affairs / Drama /

Format: 26

Target: Adult /

Project status: Late Development

Looking for:Distribution / Pre-sales /

Synopsis: Sérgio Aguiar, a reporter for the Republic Gazette, published in last Wednesday's edition a fake news article aimed at deputy Augusto Parente. The journalist claims to have been the victim of aide Rodrigo Menezes, who maliciously leaked false statements to harm Parente days before a major vote.

To be completed in: Pre-production

Pantanal VR

Comedy / Drama / Adventure /

Format: 110

Target: 11-17 (Tweens/Teens) / Teenagers /

Project status: Early Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Financing /

Synopsis: Marcelo, a hyperactive 12 year-old boy who lives with his parents in the Brasília of the future, is addicted to the Delphos 7G virtual reality goggles. After being suspended from school for digital bullying, the boy is sent to live with his grandmother Idalina in the town of Poconé, in Pantanal.

To be completed in: In development

In the Woods without Wi-fi

Lifestyle / Nature & Wildlife / Reality Shows / Scripted Reality /

Format: 60

Target: 11-17 (Tweens/Teens) / Adult /

Project status: Late Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Development Funding / Financing /

Synopsis: Different groups of nerds compete in outdoor adventures in Brazilian National Parks. They must survive using only analog instruments. A new approach to the survival reality show, with plenty of humor and fun.

To be completed in: In development

Teaser: https://youtu.be/pnlrG3R5a1o

Senseless School

Current Affairs / History & Civilization / Drama /

Format: 16

Target: All ages /

Project status: Completed

Looking for:Broadcaster /

Synopsis: Chicão is a passionate history teacher in a private school. A student records his classes and shows it to her parents, who denounce the teacher for ideological indoctrination. The case gains unprecedented proportions. The political persecution ends up affecting the motivation of the teacher and the ambiance in the classroom. Meanwhile, a mysterious woman comments the events to the spectator.

To be completed in: 2018

Broadcasted: Canal Brasil

Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMi1LLE-HAE

Invasion from Outer Space

Current Affairs / Drama / Mystery / Thriller /

Format: 15

Target: Adult / Teenagers /

Project status: Completed

Looking for:Broadcaster /

Synopsis: The outsiders came to the city and seduced everybody. They tried to please the people, but no one could understand their plans. They didn’t speak the same language and had to use gestures and signs. Little by little, ancient communities were removed from their land to make way to outer space plans.

To be completed in: 2018

Broadcasted: Vimeo

Teaser: https://vimeo.com/345791605

Algorithm

Sci-Fi / Mystery / Thriller /

Format: 20

Target: Adult / Teenagers /

Project status: Completed

Looking for:Broadcaster / Distribution /

Synopsis: Nicole, a young veterinarian undergraduate, is under investigation by an artificial inteligence surveillance system. The algorithm is monitoring her to determine if she has subversive inclinations and takes part in a rebel guerilla.

To be completed in: 2020

Outside Riders

Current Affairs / Social Responsabilities / Green / Docs & Factual /

Format: 75

Target: All ages /

Project status: Late Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Financing / Pre-sales /

Synopsis: Outside Riders presents the daily lives of four delivery people as pandemic-related political events unfold throughout new coronavirus outbreak. The movie recalls the Brazilian federal government measures and indecisions while presenting the impact of this scary period on the lives of informal but essential workers.

Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0XvCLLT7vs&feature=youtu.be

Solution Explorers

History & Civilization / Nature & Wildlife / Docs & Factual /

Format: 26

Target: All ages /

Project status: Late Development

Looking for:Co-production Partner / Financing / Pre-sales /

Synopsis: Young people who have never traveled outside of their hometown venture into the interior of the country recreating historical expeditions. Along the way, they meet sustainable initiatives and receive challenges from the show's host. They can only count on their fellow travelers, handpicked to take on the role of former expeditioners.