|Preamar (High Tide)|
|Created by||Estevão Ciavatta
|Written by||Patrícia Andrade
|Directed by||Estevão Ciavatta|
|Country of origin||Brazil|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||13|
|Executive producer(s)||Mariza Figueiredo
|Location(s)||Rio de Janeiro|
|Camera setup||Arri Alexa|
|Running time||50 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Pindorama Filmes|
|First shown in||Brazil|
|Original release||May 6, 2012– present|
Preamar is an original series created for the Brazilian branch of the HBO Latin America. The series was produced by HBO's local partner, Pindorama Filmes. It first aired on May 6, 2012, being broadcast on Sundays at 9 O'clock pm (local Brazilian time: UTC -3).
Without revealing his real situation for the family, he starts working in the informal market, a territory that follows its own rules. Soon he becomes an associate of Xeriffe, who controls the cash-only business on the beach, and becomes Xeriffe's confidant and part owner of the grey market business on Ipanema.
João has been married for 25 years to Maria Isabel, with whom he has two children: Fred and Manu.
- O Mergulho (Taking a Dive)
- A Lei Da Praia (Beach's Law)
- Quando a Demanda é Maior Que a Oferta (When Demand is Greater Than Supply)
- Àguas Profundas (Deep Waters)
- Aparência e Carisma (Appearance and Charisma)
- Ano Novo (New Year)
- Por Causas Mais Nobres (For Noble Causes)
- Maré de Lua Nova (New Moon Tide)
- Arco-íris (Rainbow)
- A Vida Parece Uma Festa (Life is Like a Party)
- Xilindrê (The Slammer)
- É Carnaval (It's Carnival)
- Águas de Março (March Waters)
- Furquim, Fernanda ‘Preamar’ estreia na HBO Brasil. Veja. May 6, 2012. Retrieved on May 7, 2012.
- Correio Preamar, nova série brasileira, estreia hoje à noite na HBO. Correio. May 6, 2012. Retrieved on May 7, 2012.
- Official page at HBO Brazil (in Portuguese)