The best audiovisual productions made for television in the Dominican Republic will be awarded in the 1st Prize. de Agosto, an annual award that seeks to recognize and encourage quality work carried out by drivers, producers and technicians who work both at home and abroad.

This was announced this Saturday by Juan Carlos Albelo, producer of the award, in a video published in the accounts @premioprimerodeagosto, where he explained that this event will feature the « Great Award 5 in the afternoon » for the most popular program of the year, whose name is due to the time the television was turned on in the Caribbean nation and the first program was broadcast.

On August 1, 1952, 68 years ago, the Dominican Republic chose “Romance Campesino” as the first program to be broadcast by the third television channel in Latin America, La Voz Dominicana, at 5:00 A production produced by the painting of comedies of the station La Voz del Yuna.

Albelo explained that the purpose of the 1st Prize. de Agosto is promoting quality on television and its actors, through values ​​such as honesty, transparency and justice, especially at a time when it is necessary to highlight the criteria with which many programs are made on the small screen of the country.

This distinction, organized by the television and events production company Industria De Content, will take place on October 5, 2020 in and will be led by Julie Carlo, Zoila Luna, Georgina Duluc, Miralba Ruiz, Sergio Carlo and Juan Carlos Pichardo.

To know the details and nominees for the 1st Prize. From August, which from now on promises to mark a before and after in the audiovisual production for television in the country, you can access the web and social networks @premioprimerodeagosto.