SPI International’s FunBox UHD Lands in Bulgaria


SPI International/FilmBox has expanded its reach in Bulgaria through a new channel distribution agreement that brings FunBox UHD to the telecommunications operator NetWorx.

Per the new agreement, NetWorx subscribers will have access to the 4K/UHD lifestyle channel, which features hundreds of hours of ultra HD content from concerts and entertainment to documentaries on culture, travel, lifestyle, art, music and more. In addition to FunBox UHD, NetWorx subscribers have access to a number of other channels from the SPI/FilmBox portfolio, including movie channels FilmBox Extra, FilmBox Plus and FilmBox Arthouse, as well as thematic channels such as FightBox, Fast&FunBox, DocuBox, Gametoon, FashionBox and 360 TuneBox HD, in the operator’s premium package.

Murat Muratoğlu, head of distribution at SPI International, said: “We are excited to make one of our most unique channels, FunBox UHD, available to a wider audience in Bulgaria through our partnership with NetWorx. SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world and FunBox UHD is where you get to witness all this wonderful content in action. This channel provides viewers with an exhilarating and immersive experience as they get to explore the wonders of our world through stunning imagery and diverse programming.”

Hristo Panteleev, regional business development manager at SPI International, said: “Through this deal, we are building on our long-standing collaboration with NetWorx. SPI and NetWorx share a passion for providing viewers with a diverse portfolio of cutting-edge content, and the addition of the visually-groundbreaking FunBox UHD to NetWorx’s offering is a testament to the quality both companies promise to deliver to their audience.”