SPI/FilmBox and Telekom Srbija Group Extend Distribution Deal
SPI/FilmBox and Telekom Srbija Group, the largest internet and cable television provider in Serbia, announce that they have extended their distribution deal, effective as of August 1st, 2022. The extension will allow mts TV, Supernova, and m:SAT TV subscribers in Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina to enjoy thirteen SPI channels and on-demand content for more years to come.
“It is our great pleasure to continue to offer our sought-after channels and VOD content to audiences through our long-standing partnership with Telekom Srbija Group,” said Murat Muratoğlu, Head of Distribution at SPI International.
mts TV, Supernova, and m:SAT TV subscribers will have continued access to four FilmBox channels – FilmBox Premium, FilmBox Stars, FilmBox Extra and FilmBox Arthouse – and to a suite of thematic channels such as Dizi, Gametoon, DocuBox, Fast&FunBox, Erox, Eroxx, FashionBox, FightBox and 360 TuneBox, in addition to a catalog of on-demand content.
„We are convinced that continued cooperation with SPI will contribute to further reinforcement of our position as the regional leader in the distribution of TV content, and we expect that cooperation to proceed to our mutual satisfaction”, stated Marijana Vukašinović, Content Management Director, Telekom Serbia Group of companies.
About TELEKOM SRBIJA
Telekom Srbija is the leader on the telecommunications market in Serbia that brings a unique and integrated experience to its customers. Operating in Serbia under the mts, Supernova and m:SAT TV brands, the company provides services in the sphere of mobile and fixed telephony, television and the Internet. By the introduction of new services and the implementation of cutting-edge technologies, the company tries to enable global connectivity and enrich people’s lives by creating conditions for excellent communication.
By continued investment in further development and modernization of the telecommunications infrastructure, network and services, the company can successfully respond to all the challenges, demands and expectations of the customers. Also, by creating new trends, the company encourages the development of new customer experiences. Telekom Srbija operates within Telekom Srbija Group which boasts a versatile portfolio of telecommunications services in several countries in Europe serving more than 11 million customers, while it is globally present through the sale of television services throughout the world, i.e. on five continents.
In the previous period, the company has been building its capacities in the production and distribution of exclusive TV series, feature films and sports content. Telekom Srbija has thus supplemented its portfolio of top services with the production of quality documentary and feature programmes. This content is broadcast on all Telekom’s multimedia platforms and on its partners’ streaming services and TV networks, and is relevant and attractive for further distribution worldwide.
About SPI INTERNATIONAL
SPI INTERNATIONAL (a CANAL+ company) is a global media company operating 42+ TV channels, multiple digital products across six continents, and is a major player in content distribution and broadcasting worldwide. SPI operates multiple free-to-air and pay-TV channels in CEE, Western Europe, Asia, and Adria regions including key European markets such as Poland, Czechia, Romania, Serbia and the Netherlands. SPI Group owns a suite of legacy brands that have become household names such as FilmBox, Film1, Kino Polska, Stopklatka, Dizi along with different thematic channels and streaming services, including FilmBox+. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses cutting-edge technology providing its subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content. For over 25 years, SPI INTERNATIONAL has been a leading supplier of theatrical films and television programming in the international markets. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand. www.spiintl.com