The series «O Dez» premieres on March 1st online, the result of a partnership between the Sapo portal, RTP and Stopline.
The new series will «air» on http://odez.sapo.pt, and will subsequently be broadcast on RTP1 on March 13 and 14, in prime time, the promoters refer in a note sent to the press.
The new national production brings together 10 short films, with 10 minutes each and the plot revolves around 10 cursed coins: the coins that paid for Viriato’s betrayal and whose curse reappears now.
The short films were produced with «cinematic quality for the Internet», and will be able to be viewed «through the computer, mobile phone (on Sapo Mobile) or on television», the statement said. «In fact, for the first time in Portugal, content with this quality of image and sound was created, to be displayed online», point out the promoters.
Shot in Lisbon over a period of four weeks, by a team of about one hundred professionals, this project has the production of Leonel Vieira and the production of Paolo Marinou-Blanco, Pedro Varela, João Nunes and Leandro Ferrão.
Ivo Canelas, Albano Jerónimo, São José Correia, António Cordeiro, Elisa Lisboa, Anabela Teixeira, Dinarte Branco, Mafalda Pinto, are some of the names that are part of the cast.