FilmBox
FILMBOX.jpg
Broadcast area
Programming
Language(s)English
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerSPI International
Canal+ Group
Sister channels360TuneBox
DocuBox
FashionBox
Fast&FunBox
FightBox
FunBox
History
Launched28 October 2005; 16 years ago (2005-10-28)
Links
Websitefilmbox.com

FilmBox is a European premium television and video on demand service that is owned by SPI International, a division of Canal+ Group. It owns several television channels and over-the-top media services.

History

FilmBox launched in the Czech Republic and Slovakia on 28 October 2005.[1] In 2007 SPI International expanded the FilmBox services to Poland,[2] followed by Romania in 2008 and other Eastern European countries in 2009.[3]

FilmBox expanded to Western Europe by launching in the Netherlands on 3 May 2021.[4]

Channel

References

  1. ^ Lukáŝ Polák (6 May 2020). "Kdo je kdo na kabelu a satelitu: rodina programů Filmbox a CS TV" (in Czech). Lupa.cz.
  2. ^ Chris Dziadul (21 March 2007). "SPI buys up film channel". BroadbandTVNews.com.
  3. ^ Cathy Meils (1 December 2008). "SPI moves into Romanian TV market". FilmNewsEurope.com.
  4. ^ Chris Dziadul (3 March 2021). "FilmBox debuts in the Netherlands". BroadbandTVNews.com.