Advanced Television


SPI’s FilmBox+ launches Halloween Smart Channel

SPI International, a Canal+ company, has announced its new Halloween Smart Channel, offering viewers the opportunity to indulge in a collection of horror and adventure movies. The channel is available exclusively on the FilmBox+ platform. Among the celebrated titles featured on this channel are popular films such as Welcome to the Jungle, Vivarium, House of […]

October 9, 2023

Portugal: SPI channels on LigaT

SPI International, a Canal+ company, has announced the launch of channels in collaboration with Portugese telco LigaT. The newly introduced channels include FunBox UHD, Dizi, FightBox, FashionBox, Gametoon, Fast&FunBox, 360TuneBox, FilmBox Arthouse, DocuBox, Erox and Eroxxx. “We are thrilled to partner with LigaT to bring this exciting lineup of channels to Portuguese viewers. Each channel offers […]

August 4, 2023

Netherlands: Film1 content deal with The Searchers

SPI’s premium pay-TV and on-demand service Film1 has concluded a licensing deal with one content distribution company, The Searchers, acquiring the broadcasting rights of more than forty titles including The Personal History of David Copperfield, X, Copshop, Queenpins, and Spencer to film fans in the Netherlands, over the next two years.Berk Uziyel, CEO of Film1’s […]

January 20, 2023

New FilmBox channels on Etisalat

SPI/FilmBox and Emirates-based telco Etisalat have agreed a deal to add two new specialised FilmBox channels to subscribers in the Middle East. FilmBox Action and FilmBox Family ware available immediately on channels 654 and 655, respectively.“We are excited to expand on our agreement with our long-standing partner Etisalat with the launch of two sought-after FilmBox […]

October 14, 2022

Netherlands: Dizi on Amazon Prime Video Channels

SPI’s premium drama hub Dizi has continued its Western European expansion with Amazon Prime Video Channels. Building on its launch in Spain, Dizi’s curated selection of acclaimed Turkish series is now available on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the Netherlands as add-on paid monthly subscription package. The package currently features an SVoD proposition that allows […]

April 5, 2022

Docustream on Samsung TV Plus in India

Content aggregator SPI/FilmBox has expanded its distribution deal with Samsung Electronics’ free streaming service, Samsung TV Plus to include SPI’s brand-new ad-supported digital channel Docustream in India. Docustream’s documentaries are now available to Samsung TV Plus users in India via Samsung-branded Smart TVs and select Samsung mobile devices. “Following the success of Filmstream with Samsung […]

August 9, 2021

SPI and Kaleidoscope release Emperor in UK

SPI International announces the premiere of “Emperor” on all digital platforms in the UK in partnership with Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment. “Emperor”, directed by Mark Amin, will be available as EST and TVoD on all digital platforms starting March 1st 2021 and on DVD from April 5th 2021 in UK and Ireland. SPI had secured the […]

March 2, 2021

SPI, Kaleidoscope release Looks That Kill in UK

SPI International has announced the digital-first release of their first title in the UK. In partnership with Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment, Looks That Kill, directed by Kellen Moore is now available on EST and TVoD on all platforms in the UK and Ireland. SPI had secured the rights in multiple territories including the UK, Germany, France, […]

January 25, 2021

My Dad’s Christmas Date premieres on FilmBox Channels & Film1

SPI International has announced that their co-production My Dad’s Christmas Date, a heartfelt holiday themed romantic comedy starring Jeremy Piven, will launch on FilmBox Premium, FilmBox Extra and FilmBox channels across multiple territories including Poland, Romania, Hungary, Czechia and Slovakia, Ex-Yugo, the Middle East, Bulgaria, Russia and the Baltics in December. Subscribers to the Film1 […]

December 9, 2020

SPI acquires documentaries from Earth Touch

SPI International announces that it has acquired thirty-four documentaries, which amounts to approximately eighty hours of programming from Earth Touch, an award-winning producer of high-end factual series. According to the deal, SPI will be able to broadcast the freshly acquired programming on DocuBox and on any of its other linear and digital brand assets worldwide. […]

December 2, 2020