OCS (television)

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OCS
Launched November 13, 2008
Owned by Orange S.A. and Groupe Canal+
Picture format 16:9 (SD and HD)
Country France
Language French and English
Headquarters Paris
Website ocs.fr

OCS or previously known as Orange Cinéma Séries is a series of dedicated movie channels operated by Orange S.A. The five channels launched on November 13, 2008 as part of the company's new direct-to-home satellite service. OCS is a TV package, available from Bouygues Telecom, CanalSat, Numericable, Orange TV, SFR and Tahiti Nui Satellite. All subscribers of Orange TV, CanalSat, SFR, Numericable, Bougues Telecom or Tahiti Nui Satellite have the option to subscribe to OCS with their TV distributor. OCS is also available through multi device.

History[edit]

On 22 September,2012, Orange Cinéma Séries became OCS to show its expansion bouquets other than Orange TV.

TV channels[edit]

Channel Type
OCS Choc Action films
OCS City Independent and art house films
OCS Geants Classic films
OCS Go Catch-up service
OCS Max Blockbusters

OCS Max is also broadcast in high-definition from the beginning. The suite also includes an on-demand service. Content is provided by exclusive contracts with Warner Bros., HBO, MGM and Fidelity as well as non-exclusive contracts with Gaumont, SND, BAC and Wild Side.[1]

Orange Cinéma Séries has a tendency to repeat programs previously shown consistently.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Orange sets November launch for movie bouquet". broadbandtvnews.com. October 9, 2008. 

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