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, Reality Shows / Scripted Reality,

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

Belisario Franca

belisario@giros.com.br

+55 (21) 9984-8078

Maria Carneiro

maria@giros.com.br

Bianca Lenti

bianca@giros.com.br

BOY 23

Target: Adult /

Project status: Early Development

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.

MASTER OF THE LEFT SIDE

Target: Adult /

Project status: Early Development

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.

Eternal Amazon

Format: 80´

Target: Adult /

Project status: Early Development

Looking for:Broadcaster / 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?

Broadcasted: Arte +7 (França/Alemanha).

Teaser: http://youtu.be/JGEA4yrxeVg

The truth behind the bricks

Format: 84 minutes

Target: Adult /

Project status: Late Development

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.

A lone man

Target: Adult /

Project status: Early Development

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.

Nazinha

Format: 90 minutes

Target: Adult /

Project status: Production

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