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Film1 Drama

Film1 Drama
Film1 Spotlight.jpg
Film1 Drama Logo
Launched17 January 2012; 7 years ago (2012-01-17)
Owned bySPI International (2019-)
Sony Pictures Television (2015-2019)
Liberty Global (2012-2015)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)[1]
Slogan"Stop searching. Start watching."
Broadcast areaNetherlands
Formerly calledFilm1 Series (2012-2013)
Film1 Spotlight (2013-2016)
ReplacedFilm1 Premiere +1
Sister channel(s)Film1 Premiere
Film1 Action
Film1 Family
CanalDigitaalChannel 23 (SD)
ZiggoChannel 104 (HD)
CaiwayChannel 304 (HD)
Kabel NoordChannel 84 (SD)
Delta NVChannel 614 (SD)
KPNChannel 253 (HD)
Tele2 NetherlandsChannel 104 (HD)

Film1 Drama is a Dutch premium television channel owned by SPI International. 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 and IPTV providers, and Satellite provider CanalDigitaal. DVB-T provider Digitenne doesn'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)