SPI/FilmBox Extends Partnership with Orange Romania
SPI International and Orange Romania have inked a channel distribution deal for SPI’s flagship channel FilmBox. The deal will render the channel available in Orange Romania’s Orange World package, starting on September 1st
SPI/FilmBox continues to expand its footprint in Romania through a new channel distribution agreement with Orange Romania for its flagship FilmBox channel. As of September 1st, FilmBox, which reaches over 30 million households worldwide, will be available to Orange Romania subscribers in the operator’s Orange World package.
“We are delighted to offer Orange Romania subscribers an entertainment experience that accommodates the demands and affinities of both general viewers and cinephiles. Launching FilmBox with one of our major partners in Romania reflects our unwavering commitment to providing top-quality content globally,” said Tamas Fülöp, Regional Director of Operations at SPI International.
FilmBox is SPI’s flagship movie channel and offers an extensive selection of entertaining programming including Hollywood blockbusters, world cinema classics, fan favorite evergreens and popular series for a wide audience. The channel features hundreds of premiere titles every year within a well-curated selection of content from world-class distributors. Channel highlights for the month include: Thrilling sci-fi crime drama series Hard Sun, starring Jim Sturgess and Agyness Deyn, comedy Daddy Day Care starring veteran actors Eddie Murphy, Jeff Garlin, and Anjelica Huston, and an exciting German police crime drama series Einstein.
Through this new deal, FilmBox will be included in the operator’s Orange World package. Other SPI/FilmBox channels that are currently available to Orange Romania subscribers include: FilmBox Extra HD, SPI’s premium movie channel that features Hollywood hits with popular stars; DocuBox HD, which broadcasts a collection of award-winning documentaries about different cultures and the wonders of our world; FightBox HD delivers electrifying combat sports live events and multi-discipline mixed martial arts coverage from all over the world, and FashionBox HD provides highly entertaining content on fashion trends and all things style.
About SPI International
SPI International is a global media company operating 42 television channels on six continents. FilmBox being its flagship channel, SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses state of the art technology providing its 65 million subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content including live streaming of UHD programming and FilmBox channels on any Internet-connected device via major global streaming media players as well as local OTT providers.
SPI recently added to its portfolio Film1 premium movie services in the Netherlands, including four movie channels and digital services. For over 25 years, SPI International has been a leading distributor of theatrical films and television programming in the international market. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand.
About Orange Romania
Orange is the market leader in Romania with over 10 million customers and is part of the Orange Group, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators with over 250 million customers in 26 countries. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services.
Having the best mobile internet and the widest network coverage in Romania, Orange offers integrated communications solutions for voice, internet, TV and mobile financial services through Orange Money.