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Giros

Giros

Winner of multiple international Emmy nominations and the International Documentary Association prize for best limited series, Giros has produced over 1000 hours of content for Brazilian national networks and international broadcasters such as NatGeo, Discovery, History Channel and Animal Planet.

Main Activities: Production

Content Genres: Lifestyle, Nature & Wildlife e Reality Shows

Content Broadcasted In: Globosat (BR), Rede Globo (BR), Futura (BR), History Channel, Discovery Channel, TLC, BBC HD, Arté.

Contact

Belisario Franca
Belisario Franca Belisario Franca +55 (21) 9984-8078 belisario@giros.com.br
Maria Carneiro
Maria Carneiro Maria Carneiro maria@giros.com.br

Largo do Machado, 54, sala 208
Rio de Janeiro / RJ
+55 (21) 2556 1800

Nazinha

Format: 90 minutes

Target: Adult

Project status: In Development

Looking for: Co-production Partner

Synopsis: The film shows how the prison population from Pará behaves during Círio de Nazaré, a religious celebration in the Amazon. The film reveals how inmates who get out to attend those events experience this brief period of freedom, while coming up with reflections on society’s punitive practices.

To be completed in: 2017

A lone man

Target: Adult

Project status: Finished

Synopsis: A story about Arnaldo, a man stuck in a failed marriage and in a job he hates. But when he falls for Josie, the quirky owner of a pet cemetery, he finds the courage to go to an illegal cloning clinic so he can make a double of himself and start anew.


The truth behind the bricks

Format: 84 minutes

Target: Adult

Project status: In Post Production

Synopsis: The investigations of a historian about bricks branded with the Nazi swastika that revealed a story behind them, involving black boys who were victims of a criminal eugenics project.

Eternal Amazon

Format: 80´

Target: Adult

Project status: Finished

Looking for: Broadcaster e Distribution

Synopsis: While the world discusses the impacts of human actions on the environment, Eternal Amazon presents a critical analysis of how the world’s largest tropical rainforest is understood and appreciated at the social, political and economic levels. Is it possible to make sustainable use of the rainforest?

Co-production: Agência Tudo

Broadcasted: Arte +7 (França/Alemanha).

Teaser: http://youtu.be/JGEA4yrxeVg


MASTER OF THE LEFT SIDE

Target: Adult

Project status: Finished

Synopsis: Master of the Left Side is based on the book of the same name by Alberto Mussa, ranked as the best novel of 2011 by Brazil’s National Library. The plot is based on an original view of Rio de Janeiro, its formation and its people: a city is defined by the history of its crimes.

BOY 23

Target: Adult

Project status: Finished

Synopsis: Brazil, 1930. Local elites not only admired Nazi and Fascist regimes, they even subjected victims to racist experiments. But Aloysio Silva (BOY 23) survived to tell the tale.