Film4

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Film4
CountryUnited Kingdom
Programming
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerChannel Four Television Corporation
Sister channels4seven
Channel 4
E4
More4
4Music
The Box
Box Hits
Kerrang!
Kiss
Magic
History
Launched1 November 1998
Former namesFilmFour
(1998–2006)
Links
Websitefilm4.com
Availability
Terrestrial
FreeviewChannel 14
Channel 46 (+1)
Cable
Virgin MediaChannel 428
Channel 429 (HD)
Channel 430 (+1)
Virgin Media Ireland (Horizon and
older boxes)
Channel 323
Channel 324 (+1)
Channel 343 (HD)
Virgin Media Ireland (TV 360)Channel 318 (HD)
Channel 363
Channel 524 (+1)
UPC Cablecom (Switzerland)Channel 166 (CH-D)
Naxoo (Switzerland)Channel 226
WightFibreChannel 29
Channel 30 (+1)
Satellite
FreesatChannel 300
Channel 301 (+1)
SkyChannel 313 (SD/HD)
Channel 314 (+1)
Channel 855 (SD)
Astra 2E
(28.2°E)
10714 H 22000 5/6
10936 V 22000 5/6 (+1)
12266 H 29500 8/9 (HD)
IPTV
BTProgrammes available on-demand
SwisscomTV
(Switzerland)
Channel arbitrary
Eir VisionChannel 315
Channel 316 (+1)
Streaming media
All 4Watch live
FilmOnWatch live
Sky GoWatch live (UK and Ireland only)

Film4 is a British freeview television channel. Channel Four Television Corporation owns the channel. It started broadcasting on 1 November 1998. The standard-definition channel is available as a freeview network and the high-definition channel requires payment to watch.[1][2][3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Film4 HD to launch exclusively on Virgin Media". Virgin Media. 8 March 2010. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  2. "Film4 HD". Film4. Archived from the original on 27 July 2016. Retrieved 7 July 2010.
  3. "Sky adds Channel 4's 4oD to create the UK's most complete catch-up TV service". BSkyB. 15 March 2013. Archived from the original on 18 March 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  4. "News: New Travel Channel, Film 4 and Film 4+1". Freeview. 1 August 2013. Archived from the original on 5 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.

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