Wild Brazil is a three-part BBC documentary hosted by Stephen Mangan, about an intimate journey to the heart of Brazil, lived through a year, following three charismatic animal families: capuchin monkeys, giant otters and coatis. Young monkeys, otters and coatis take their first steps in a spectacular, perilous world during a brief pause between seasonal extremes - monsoon rains and fierce drought. Monkey, otter and coati families are put to the test by Brazil's monsoon rains and floods. In a fierce dry season, the animals are proving their extreme survival skills while looking for mates and racing to breed to ensure that the next generation are born just as the good times arrive again.
Episode 1 - A Dangerous World
Three charismatic animal families, capuchin monkeys, giant otters and coatis, strive to raise their families against a backdrop of extraordinary landscapes and huge extremes of weather - a beautiful yet dangerous world full of jaguars and caimans.
Episode 2 - Facing the Flood
The giant otter babies must watch out for predatory jaguars and learn to swim before their river floods. The coatis must eat all they can before their world disappears underwater and the youngest capuchin monkey has to learn some clever survival skills fast.
Episode 3 - Enduring the Drought
A fierce drought ensues, culminating in huge and ferocious fires. The capuchin monkeys, giant otters, coatis and jaguars are proving their extreme survival skills while looking for mates and racing to breed to ensure that the next generation are born just as the good times arrive again.
|Wildlife of Brazil - wikipedia
The wildlife of Brazil comprises all naturally occurring animals, fungi and plants in this South American country. Home to 60% of the Amazon Rainforest.
|Wild Untamed Brazil
This is a five-part documentary series that explores the diverse and extreme wildlife habitats and stunning landscapes of Brazil.
|Journey into Amazonia
This is a three-part documentary series that features the swollen rivers, flooded forests and dense canopy of the vast rainforest recognized as one of Earth's natural wonders.
|Andes to Amazon
This is a BBC nature documentary series narrated by Fergal Keane, about the wildlife and their habitats of South America.
|Before It's Too Late - Mini Monkeys of Brazil
This episode looks at the many Mini Monkeys of Brazil who are fighting for survival, such as the Golden Lion tamerine and the Woolly Spider Monkey.
|Life on Earth
This is a BBC nature documentary series about a study of the evolution of life on the planet.