Caorle Film Festival / FOREST LEAGUE

FOREST LEAGUE

After the murder of a tapir in the forest by unscrupulous hunters, the angry shaman evokes the sleeping spirits of the forest.
The shaman receives the mission of choosing new guardians for the forest, for this he receives the help of a mascot, Ioque, the jackdaw.
At a city school, children are chosen to help with this mission. Taking care of humanity and the environment. Characters such as Saci, Iara, Boto, Fulozinha and Curupira take shape.
The Forest League is formed!
Guided by the shaman and guided by the spirit of the tree, they will fight against the ills of society and also against powerful enemies such as Cuca, Werewolf, Corpo Seco, Maria Caninana, led by the terrible Anhangá. In addition to the Humans themselves, who insist on destroying the environment while disrespecting nature without realizing that humanity is at risk.
An engaging adventure that brings Brazilian folklore back to the popular imagination.

Info
Director

Sergio Kalili

Country

Brazil

Year

2018

Genre

Animation

Writer

Sergio Kalili

Category:

Official Selection 2020