Film1 Drama

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Film1 Drama
Film1 Spotlight.jpg
Film1 Drama Logo
Launched 17 January 2012; 6 years ago (2012-01-17)
Network Film1
Owned by Liberty Global (2012-2015)
Sony Pictures Television (2015-present)
Picture format 576i (PAL) 16:9 SDTV
1080i (HDTV)[1]
Slogan "Alleen op één"
(Only on one)
Country Netherlands
Language Dutch/English
Broadcast area Netherlands
Headquarters Amsterdam
Formerly called Film1 Series (2012-2013)
Film1 Spotlight (2013-2016)
Replaced Film1 Premiere +1
Sister channel(s) Film1 Premiere
Film1 Action
Film1 Family
Ziggo Channel 104 (HD)

Film1 Drama is a Dutch premium television channel owned by Sony Pictures Television. Every night the programming is dedicated to a theme, such as a director or a genre. Film1 launched together with its sister service Sport1 on 1 February 2006 and replaced the Canal+ Netherlands television channels. Film1 offers multiple channels with Dutch and international film and television series productions.[2] Initially Film1 Drama started as Film1 Series on 17 January 2012 when it replaced the 1 hour timeshift channel Film1 Premiere +1, focusing on television series.[3] It changed into Film1 Spotlight on 6 September 2013.[4] On 1 September 2016 Film1 Spotlight got renamed by Film1 Drama.[5]

Film1 Spotlight's old logo as Film1 Series

The channel is available on most digital cable providers and IPTV provider Tele2. Satellite provider CanalDigitaal and DVB-T provider Digitenne don't provide Film1 Drama.

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  1. ^ [1], Nieuw HD-kanaal betaalzender Film1 (in Dutch)
  2. ^ [2], Alles over het Film1 Kanaal (in Dutch)
  3. ^ [3], Film1 Series to challenge Dutch HBO.
  4. ^ [4], Film1 wijzigt indeling zenderaanbod (in Dutch)
  5. ^ [5], Film1 vernieuwt per 1 september (in Dutch)