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Film1 Logo
Launched 1 February 2006
Owned by Liberty Global
Picture format 576i (PAL) 16:9
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan "Alleen op één"
(Only on one)
Country Netherlands
Language Dutch/English
Broadcast area Netherlands
Headquarters Amsterdam
Replaced Canal+ Netherlands
Sister channel(s) Sport1
CanalDigitaal Channel 20 (Film1 Premiere HD)
Channel 21 (Film1 Action)
Channel 22 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 23 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Ziggo Channel 101 (Film1 Premiere HD)
Channel 102 (Film1 Action)
Channel 103 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 104 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Channel 105 (Film1 Spotlight)
UPC Netherlands Channel 101 (Film1 Premiere HD)
Channel 102 (Film1 Action HD)
Channel 103 (Film1 Comedy & Kids HD)
Channel 104 (Film1 Spotlight HD)
Channel 105 (Film1 Premiere)
Channel 106 (Film1 Action)
Channel 107 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 108 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Channel 109 (Film1 Spotlight)
CAIW Channel 301 (Film1 Premiere HD)
Channel 302 (Film1 Action)
Channel 303 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 304 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Channel 305 (Film1 Spotlight)
Kabel Noord Channel 80 (Film1 Premiere HD)
Channel 81 (Film1 Action HD)
Channel 82 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 83 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Channel 84 (Film1 Spotlight)
Channel 85 (Film1 Premiere)
Channel 86 (Film1 Action)
Delta NV Channel 11 (Film1 Premiere)
Channel 12 (Film1 Action)
Channel 13 (Film1 Comedy & Kids)
Channel 14 (Film1 Sundance Channel)
Channel 15 (Film1 Spotlight)
Channel 16 (Film1 Premiere HD)

Film1 is a Dutch premium television service owned by Liberty Global. Film1 launched together with its sister service Sport1 on 1 February 2006 and replaced the Canal+ Netherlands television channels. The service offers multiple film channels with Dutch and international productions many of which are television premières. It also broadcast television series.

The service launched with three channels and a high-definition and timeshift version of the main channel. On 1 October 2008 Film1 Action was added to the line up. Film1 Series started on 17 January 2012 when it replaced the 1 hour timeshift channel Film1 Premiere +1.[1] On 31 January 2012, Film1 announced that it would launch Sundance Channel in the Netherlands. It replaced Film1 Festival on 1 March 2012.[2]

The channels are available on digital cable of most Dutch cable companies, satellite (CanalDigitaal) and IPTV (Tele2 and KPN). Satellite provider CanalDigitaal does not provide Film1 Spotlight and Film1 On Demand. IPTV provider Tele2 does not provide high-definition and Film1 On Demand. Film1 is not available via DVB-T.

On 20 September 2012, Film1 announced that they would be launching an online premium service with Tvinci.[3]


Television series line-up[edit]

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  1. ^ a b "Film1 Series to challenge Dutch HBO". 
  2. ^ a b Robert Briel (31 January 2012). "Chellomedia launches Sundance Channel". Broadband TV News. 
  3. ^ "Chellomedia selects Tvinci to power online video service". Digital TV Europe. 20 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "Nieuw HD-kanaal betaalzender Film1" (in Dutch).