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SPI/FilmBox’s Filmstream Launches on Samsung TV Plus in India


Filmstream, a new digital ad-based service from SPI International/FilmBox, is now available in India via Samsung TV Plus.

Offering a range of independent and classic movies, Filmstream launched in India on March 30. Viewers in India are now able to watch Filmstream via Samsung TV Plus, which comes pre-installed on Samsung Smart TVs dating back to 2017 and offers ad-supported content spanning news, sports, entertainment, movies and more. Filmstream will also launch on Samsung Galaxy smartphones in April 2021.

Filmstream’s current catalog includes movies from such directors as Hitchcock, Kurosawa, Fellini and others. Filmstream plans to expand its lineup with Hollywood blockbusters and popular hits in the future.

Georgina Twiss, managing director of Western Europe and Africa at SPI International, said: “We are thrilled to witness the increasing demand for our cutting-edge product Filmstream, designed specifically for those who appreciate the art of cinema. We are excited to bring the specially curated selection of Filmstream to more territories with Samsung TV Plus, the premium at-home destination for Samsung Smart TV users.”

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