Following the launch of FilmBox via the Canal Digitaal DTH platform for the Netherlands, the film channel is now also available via the Canal Digitaal IPTV and OTT offering. Viewers can access FilmBox in the Basic Packages of Canal Digitaal resellers Online.nl, Tweak and Freedom Internet.
FilmBox delivers a slate of Hollywood blockbusters, film classics and popular series, without advertising and in HD quality. In addition to FilmBox, Canal+ Luxembourg (M7 Group) distributes multiple channels from SPI International’s portfolio including the four Film1 channels (Premiere, Action, Family, Drama), DocuBox which broadcasts documentaries and FightBox that’s geared towards mixed-martial arts and combat sports enthusiasts.
Jeroen Bergman, Managing Director SPI Benelux, commented: “We are very happy with the extension of our distribution partnership with M7 and Canal+ International in the Dutch market. It fits perfectly in our ambition to make FilmBox available for the largest possible group of fans of quality movies and series in excellent picture quality.”
Christiaan Puper, Vice-President Country Manager Benelux at Canal+ Luxembourg (owner of Canal Digitaal), added: “FilmBox is a great addition for our OTT and IPTV offering. By adding the channel to our Basic Packages, we enlarge the availability of a great and varied offer of films and series.”