Film1 Festival Logo
|Launched||February 1, 2006|
|Closed||March 1, 2012|
|Owned by||Chello Benelux|
|Picture format||576i (PAL) 16:9|
|Slogan||"Alleen op één"
(Only on one)
|Replaced by||Film1 Sundance Channel|
|Sister channel(s)||Film1 Premiere
Film1 Festival, formerly known as Film1.3, was a Dutch premium television channel owned by Chellomedia, the European content division of Liberty Global. On March 1, 2012 the channel was replaced by Film1 Sundance Channel. Its main focus was on arthouse films and international productions. Film1 launched together with its sister service Sport1 on February 1, 2006 and replaced the Canal+ Netherlands television channels. Film1 offers multiple channels with Dutch and international film and television series productions. On February 25, 2011 Film1.3 was rebranded into Film1 Festival. On January 31, 2012 Film1 announced that Film1 Festival would be replaced by Film1 Sundance Channel on March 1, 2012.