Sao Paulo, January 7, 2021 – An environmental policeman is stunned by the mysterious presence of a wife, a fire and a pink dolphin on a beach in Rio. At first, it may not make sense, but it is all intertwined in Netflix’s new original Brazilian series, SIDED Invasive. What if the legends you always hear about are real and hidden between us? With its premiere on 5 February, the plot, which has just won an official trailer and poster, is the first live-action project by Carlos Saldanha, with the Brazilian director nominated for an Oscar and the animated franchise A Era do Geltai of Rio Also known. Animation Ferdinando Bull.
With seven episodes, Sidade Invisvel brings relevant and current themes such as environmental protection, rescue of Brazilian popular culture, in addition to exploring human relations through mysticism and mystery. Starring Marco Pigosi and Alessandra Negrini, Jessica Corres, Fabio Lago, Wesley Guimares, Manu Diggets, Julia Konrad, Jose Dumont, Victor Anarpane and Áurea Maranhão are in the cast.
Invisible City is produced by Prodigo Films for Netflix, by Beto Goss and Francesco Civita (Prodigo Films), with Keto Ortiz (Prodigo Films), Marsa Pullman (Bottlecap Union) and Marco Anton (Boipeba Films) also signing the production Huh. Myrna Nogueira as executive, as well as lead screenwriter. The series is directed by Luis Caron and Julia Jordo, with director Luis Caron.
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About Prodigo Films
Prodigo Films is a famous Brazilian producer, known as Koisa Mace Linda, a fictional series developed for Netflix; (FDP) Award-winning fiction series for HBO. He is currently working on the launch of Invisible City, a series of brilliant realism for Netflix by Brazilian director and producer Carlos Saldanha. Prodigo produced feature films o Rabo da Taça, winner of the Audience Award at SXSW 2016, A Hora e Vez de Matraga, which won 5 awards at the International Film Festival in Rio de Janeiro, and Sione Florianopolis, winner of 4 awards. Karlovy Very International Film Festival. In the USA, Prodigo is represented by the CAA agency. Other relevant works include: Aging – HBO (documentary series – 2 seasons); Breaking the Silence – HBO (Documentary Series); Mundo S / A – Globo News (journalist program – 7 seasons); Motoboys_vida loca – by director Kito Ortiz (documentary feature).
About Carlos Saldanha
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Carlos Saldanha is a director / producer, twice nominated for an Oscar and the founder of Producer Boycap Productions (United States) and Boipeba Films (Brazil). He co-directed Ice Age (2002) and Robots (2005), as well as the Oscar-nominated short animated film Scatus Lost Adventure (2004). He also signed under the direction of A Era do Gello 2 (2006) and A Era do Gello 3 (2009). In 2011, he created and directed Rio a love letter to his motherland, which became a huge success worldwide and it won the sequel Rio 2. Recently, Rio director animation director O Toro Ferdinando (2017), nominated for two Oscars.