SPI’s FilmBox Arthouse Now Available on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the Netherlands

Prime members in the Netherlands can now access a curated selection of classics and world cinema gems on-demand via the FilmBox Arthouse add-on paid monthly subscription

SPI/FilmBox announces that FilmBox Arthouse, which delivers a curation of contemporary arthouse movies and world cinema gems, has launched on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the Netherlands as add-on paid monthly subscription package. The package currently features a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) proposition that allows viewers to choose the movies they would like to watch with the linear channel launch scheduled for later in the year.

“The FilmBox Arthouse offer now available on Amazon Prime Video Channels Netherlands will delight true movie buffs and those who appreciate the art of cinema with its specially-curated selection of arthouse movies and classics, perfect for a cozy night-in,” said Georgina Twiss, MD Western Europe and Africa at SPI International.

Some of the FilmBox Arthouse highlights which will be available to Prime members in the Netherlands include La Dolce Vita, Journey to Italy and The Foreign Correspondent by legendary auteurs Federico Fellini, Roberto Rossellini and Alfred Hitchcock, as well as more contemporary world cinema classics like Nostalghia, directed by Andrei Tarkovsky, and Jûzô Itami’s Tampopo.    



SPI INTERNATIONAL is a global media company operating 42 TV channels, multiple digital products across six continents, and a major player in content distribution and broadcasting worldwide.

SPI was founded 28 years ago and has extensive experience in the TV and broadcasting industry. The company operates multiple free-to-air and pay-TV channels in CEE, Western Europe, CIS and Ex-Yugo regions including key European markets such as Poland, Czechia, Romania, Serbia, the Netherlands and Russia. SPI is one of the premier movie service providers in the countries where it operates, with FilmBox being its flagship movie service. 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. 

SPI’s brands reach millions of households through operators, partner platforms and SPI’s own digital products globally. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses cutting-edge technology providing its subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content and FilmBox+ service that has over one million subscribers. The company recently launched a new digital service, Dizi, a state-of-the-art aggregator of the best Turkish series worldwide. SPI also owns and operates the brand assets of Film1 premium movie services in The Netherlands, including four linear channels and an on-demand service.

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. 

For more information please contact: melodi.simson@spiintl.com