More FilmBox services for MinDig TV Extra in Hungary

Antenna Hungária’s MinDig TV Extra customers who subscribe to SPI International’s FilmBox PAK premium TV package are to get complimentary access to the FilmBox Live multiscreen VoD service from August 1. FilmBox PAK premium package subscribers will be able to view both live-streaming channels and the FilmBox VoD library with unlimited access to the FilmBox […]

Rebrand for Filmbox channels

SPI International/Filmbox will rebrand two of its flagship channels in Poland and Romania in September. FilmBox HD will be renamed FilmBox Extra HD while FilmBox Extra will become FilmBox Premium. FilmBox HD will also be renamed FilmBox Extra HD in the countries where it is carried by DTH platforms and cable networks – the Czech […]

FilmBox expands in African with OVYtv

SPI International/Filmbox has agreed with African operator OVY Network to extend their channel distribution agreement, extending its reach in a number of sub-Saharan African countries. The deal will see eight channels from the SPI International/FilmBox portfolio initially set for Botswana be made available through OVYtv in Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, […]

Blizoo to carry FilmBox HD

Bulgarian cable operator Blizoo has added SPI International’s FilmBox HD channel to its line-up. FilmBox HD features a variety of movie genres including dramas, comedies, thrillers and horror movies as well as TV series. Blizoo is offering FilmBox HD in its Extra, Premium and Champion TV packages. “Bulgaria remains one of our high-priority markets in […]

Filmbox channels to launch in Latvia

Latvian operators Lattelecom and Livas have each signed deals to carry Filmbox-branded movie and sport channels.  Telecom operator Lattelecom will offer FilmBox Baltic as part of its movie package and extreme sports channel Fast&FunBox as part of its sports offering. Cable operator Livas will offer FilmBox Baltic in its basic digital package and FightBox in […]

Bulgaria’s Sprint adds four FilmBox channels

Bulgarian telco Sprint is set to add four FilmBox-branded channels to its programming line-up. The four networks, which are operated by content distributer SPI International, include movie channels FilmBox HD and FilmBox Plus HD. The other two are documentary channel DocuBox HD and sports channel FightBox HD. All four will be available on the Sprint […]

Invitel adds Filmbox channels to line-up

Hungarian service provider Invitel has added seven live streaming TV channels from channel provider SPI International/Filmbox to its programming line-up, along with a catalogue of movies, documentaries, sports programming, fashion and music videos on demand. Invitel is to carry three Hungarian movie channels – FilmBox, FilmBox Family and FilmBox HD – as well as the […]

SPI International/Filmbox secures Universe deal with Total TV

Channel provider SPI International/Filmbox has struck a deal to supply eight Filmbox branded channels to south-east European pay TV operator Total TV across six countries in its footprint.  The Filmbox Universe package, which includes movie channels FilmBox HD, FilmBox Plus SD and FilmBox Arthouse SD, along with documentary channel DocuBox HD, extreme sports channel Fast&FunBox […]

SPI International channels launch on WorldRelay

Channel provider SPI International/Filmbox has made its FilmBox Arthouse, Fast&FunBox  and FightBox services available on the WorldRelay platform. WorldRelay markets independent TV channels for distribution with tablets and smart TVs worldwide, along with radio, webcam, and user-generated content all in one place. The service is available today on the iPhone, iPad and Apple TV platforms.  […]

SPI International chooses Amos-3

Pay TV channel provider SPI International has contracted Israel-based satellite operator Spacecom to provide capacity for distribution of SPI’s channels to Europe via the Amos-3 satellite at 4° West.  Spacecom will provide SPI with uplink, encryption and capacity in a multi-year deal. The satellite operator is working with TTComm, its Polish partner, to provide the […]