Netherlands: SPI/FilmBox partners with Bionic Media
December 17, 2021
SPI’s FilmBox has built up a large fan base in the Netherlands since its launch in May. As a result of the growth, SPI is joining forces with sales house Bionic Media, which has been representing FilmBox.“I am proud that FilmBox is taking this important next step based on the enthusiastic reception from Dutch viewers and television platforms and I am very happy with the collaboration with Bionic,” said Jeroen Bergman General Manager Film1 and FilmBox Netherlands. Bionic Media is a boutique sales house and is the exclusive partner of FilmBox. Bionic takes care of spot sales and content and brand partnerships in the Netherlands. Jacqueline Heemskerk, Managing Partner Bionic Media, added: “We are delighted that FilmBox has joined Bionic Media. It is a nice addition and fits well in our portfolio of high-quality thematic channels with a clear target group.” FilmBox is currently available via Canal Digitaal, DELTA, Caiway, Online.nl, Plinq, Trined, Kabelnoord and SKP. FilmBox delivers a selection of Hollywood movies, international cinema classics, local productions and hit series. December highlights include Oscar-winning psychological thriller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo from acclaimed director David Fincher; the award-winning German drama Lara, about a demanding mother who is not welcome at an important piano concert by her son, and the erotic thriller En Affaere from Norway.