Film1 Family

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Film1 Family
Film1 Comedy Kids.jpg
Film1 Family Logo
Launched1 February 2006; 13 years ago (2006-02-01)
Closed1 August 2019; 46 days' time (2019-08-01)
Owned byLiberty Global (2006-2015)
Sony Pictures Television (2015-2019)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Slogan"Alleen op één"
(Only on one)
Broadcast areaNetherlands
Formerly calledFilm1.2 (2006-2011)
Film1 Comedy & Kids (2013-2016)
Sister channel(s)Film1 Premiere
Film1 Action
Film1 Drama
CanalDigitaalChannel 22 (SD)
ZiggoChannel 103 (HD)

Film1 Family (formerly known as Film1.2 and Film1 Comedy & Kids) is a Dutch premium television channel owned by Sony Pictures Television. Its main focus is on comedy and children films. 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.[1] Film1.2 rebranded into Film1 Family on 25 February 2011.[2] Film1 Family changed into Film1 Comedy & Kids on 6 September 2013[3] but on 1 September 2016 it changed back to Film1 Family.[4]

Film1 Comedy & Kids' old logo as Film1 Family

The channel is available on most digital cable providers, satellite provider CanalDigitaal and IPTV provider Tele2. DVB-T provider Digitenne does not provide Film1.

On 1 May 2019, Sony Pictures Entertainment confirmed that Film1 will close on 1 August 2019.[5][6]

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  1. ^ [1], Alles over het Film1 Kanaal ‹See Tfd›(in Dutch)
  2. ^ [2], Wijziging kanalen Film1 ‹See Tfd›(in Dutch)
  3. ^ [3], Film1 wijzigt indeling zenderaanbod ‹See Tfd›(in Dutch)
  4. ^ [4], Film1 vernieuwt per 1 september ‹See Tfd›(in Dutch)
  5. ^ Jarco Kriek (30 April 2019). "Film1 stopt lineair" (in Dutch).
  6. ^ David de Jong (1 May 2019). "Film1 stopt alle activiteiten" (in Dutch).