SPI International Expands FilmBox Channels Reach in MEA


SPI International has launched the channels FilmBox Action, FilmBox Family and FilmBox Middle East in the MEA region in partnership with Digital Virgo.

The FilmBox lineup will be accessible in South Africa, Ghana, Botswana, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kuwait, Morocco and Tunisia on platforms such as PLAYVOD, Veedz.TV, Unlimited Streaming, Moov TV and MTTV. The new channels will be part of the basic tier.

FilmBox Action features thrillers, westerns, horror movies, science fiction and more. FilmBox Family provides wholesome viewing suitable for all ages. FilmBox Middle East caters to a diverse audience with a curated selection of Hollywood blockbusters, timeless classics and popular films.

“We’re thrilled to introduce FilmBox channels on Digital Virgo platforms in South Africa, Ghana, Botswana and with Arabic subtitles in the Middle East,” said Georgina Twiss, managing director of Western Europe and Africa at SPI International. “This expansion reflects our commitment to providing diverse, high-quality content that resonates with audiences globally. We believe these channels will further enhance the entertainment experience for viewers in these regions.”

“Digital Virgo remains committed to enhancing its value proposition to Telecom Operators through the provision of TV and VOD platforms that are ever richer in functionality and content,” added Vincent Taradel, CMO at Digital Virgo. “The renewed partnership with SPI International is part of this overall strategy.”