This is an intimate tale of ingenuity, resilience and interpersonal intrigue, lived through a year in this beautiful yet dangerous world.
Wild Brazil: Notes from the field
Meet the narrator
Stephen Mangan is an award-winning British stage, screen and radio actor. Theatre roles have ranged from the classics to contemporary drama, while television work includes BAFTA-winning comedy Green Wing and the title role in Dirk Gently.
Meet the composer
For the last 25 years David has worked as a professional composer writing music for film and television. His film scores have been nominated at the Ivors and the Emmys. He is best known for his many wildlife film scores and notable recent successes include the BBC series: South Pacific, Secrets of Our Living Planet and Ice Age Giants.
His music for The Shard, performed by the London Symphony orchestra, can be heard at the top of London’s tallest building.