The Production Company

Since 2012 Biônica has developed and produced content for cinema and television. Its first project was the first season of the series “PSI” for HBO Latin America, which was nominated for “Best Drama Series” at the Emmy 2015.

The company debuted in feature films with “Os Homens são de Marte… E é pra lá que eu vou!” (Men are from Mars… and it’s where I’m going!) which had almost 2 million tickets sold (the highest grossing of 2014) and won the “Best Feature Comedy” award at the Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro (Brazilian Cinema Grand Prix), in 2015.

Since then, Biônica Filmes released “Reza a Lenda” (Holy Biker), by Homero Olivetto, one of the top 5 2016 box offices and winner of Special Jury Prize First Features Competition in 2016 Tallin Black Nights; “La Vingança” (El Revenge), by Fernando Fraiha (a co-production with Querosene Filmes and Zarlek/ Argentina) and “Divinas Divas” (Divine Divas), by Leandra Leal (a co-production with Daza Films and Canal Brazil), winner of Audience Award – Global at 2017 SXSW South by Southwest Film Festival.

TOC – Transtornada Obsessiva Compulsiva” (Neurotic Quest for Serenity), by Teo Poppovic and Paulinho Caruso, released in 2017, had its international premiere at 2017 Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival and its North American premiere at 2018 SXSW South By Southwest Film Festival.

In 2018, Biônica released “Uma Quase Dupla” (The Fuzz), that has already reached more than 500 thousand viewers, and produced “Laços”, the first Live Action of “Mônica & Friends”. Now, it is producing “Eu Não Sou Cachorro Não” (How to Mend a Broken Heart) and “Pedro”, directed by Laís Bodanzky and a co-production with O Som e a Fúria from Portugal.

Biônica is also developing “Violetta” (Brazil-Argentina) and “J Sisters – Wax Job” (Brazil-Canada), to be produced in 2019.