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Grifa Filmes

Grifa Filmes

For the last 20 years, Grifa Filmes has been creating high quality audiovisual content for television and movie theaters, having been nominated for two International Emmy Awards. Specializing in documentaries and international co-productions, the company is one of the most award-winning content producers in Brazil.

Main Activities: Production

Content Genres: Arts & Culture, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Knowledge e Social Responsability

Previous Partners: Mamo Filmes, Gullane, Gedeon Programmes (FRA), INPUT Arte Sonora, FLConcepts (FRA)

Content Broadcasted In: ARTE/ZDF, Discovery, Natgeo, BBC, CBC, NHK, Globo, Tv Brasil, Canal Brazil, Tv Cultura, Record.


Fernando Dias
Fernando Dias Fernando Dias +55 (11) 9 9451 0066 fernando@grifafilmes.com
Mauricio Dias
Mauricio Dias Mauricio Dias +55 (11) 9 9239 4354 mauricio@grifafilmes.com

Av. General Furtado do Nascimento 740 cj 125
São Paulo / SP
+55 (11) 3021-8330

Zaatari - The Desert that Became Home

Docs & Factual / Feature Film / Full HD

Format: 1 x 90'

Target: All ages

Project status: In Production

Looking for: Broadcaster , Co-production Partner e Pre-sales

Synopsis: Built in the middle of the desert, Zaatari was to be a temporary home for the Syrians who fled the horrors of war. But as the conflict deepened and the refugees lost all hope of returning home, they turned the camp into a permanent settlement and a bustling economic centre. This film is an attempt to let them be heard far beyond the barbed wire fences that encircle the camp.

To be completed in: 2017

Co-production: Gebrueder-Beetz Filmproduktion, ZDF/Arte (DE), Globo Filmes, GloboNews, Canal Brasil and Nós! (BR)

Broadcasted: ZDF/Arte (Germany/France); GloboNews and Canal Brasil (Brazil)


Format: 6 x 52'

Project status: In Development

Looking for: Co-production Partner

Synopsis: As a consequence of human activity on Earth, animals are domesticated, transported or forced to invade new environments. This documentary series will show how these exotic species cause the impoverishment of ecosystems and the extinction of native species, threatening the planet’s biodiversity.

To be completed in: 2017

Megafauna - In Search of the Giants of the Americas

Format: 1 x 90 / 2 x 52

Project status: In Development

Looking for: Pre-sales e Broadcaster

Synopsis: In this documentary we will follow the research of the Canadian expert in megafauna of the Americas, Gerry Iullis, on an exciting journey to rediscover the history of these amazing prehistoric creatures, proving that South America had the most diverse and exuberant Megafauna of the planet.

To be completed in: 2017

Co-production: CCI Entertainment (Canada)

Teaser: https://www.dropbox.com/lightbox/home/Fotos%20cat%C3%A1logo%20ABPITV

New Species

Science & Knowledge / Feature Film / Full HD

Format: 2 x 43'/ 1 x 90'

Target: All ages

Project status: In Post Production

Looking for: Broadcaster

Synopsis: Last January, 60 renowned scientists spent 25 days in Serra da Mocidade, a never yet explored region in the Amazon rainforest. The place, an extensive field of mountains isolated by lower lands in its surroundings, has a very unique biodiversity. The expedition was a success beyond all expectations: so far the researchers have confirmed 80 new species of animals, plants and insects.

To be completed in: 2016

Co-production: Gebrueder-Beetz Filmproduktion and ZDF/Arte (DE); Globo Filmes, GloboNews and Filmland (BR)

Broadcasted: GloboNews (Brazil); ZDF/Arte (Germany)

Highlights: Sales Agent: Elo Company

Teaser: https://vimeo.com/169532361