Film4

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Film4
Launched 1 November 1998
Owned by Channel Four Television Corporation
Picture format 1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Audience share 1.21%
0.28% (+1) (December 2018 (2018-12), BARB)
Slogan Great films for free
Country United Kingdom
Formerly called Film Four
(1998–2006)
Sister channel(s) 4seven
Channel 4
E4
More4
4Music
Box Upfront
The Box
Box Hits
Kerrang!
Kiss
Magic
Website film4.com
Availability
Terrestrial
Freeview Channel 15 (SD)
Channel 45 (+1)
Satellite
Freesat Channel 300 (SD)
Channel 301 (+1)
Sky Channel 313 (SD/HD)
Channel 314 (+1)
Channel 853 (SD)
Astra 2E 10714 H 22000 5/6
10936 V 22000 5/6 (+1)
Cable
Virgin Media Channel 428 (SD)
Channel 429 (HD)
Channel 430 (+1)
Virgin Media Ireland Channel 323 (SD)
Channel 324 (+1)
Channel 343 (HD)
UPC Cablecom (Switzerland) Channel 166 (CH-D)
Naxoo (Switzerland) Channel 226
WightFibre Channel 29 (SD)
Channel 30 (+1)
IPTV
BT Programmes available on-demand
SwisscomTV
(Switzerland)
Channel arbitrary
Eir Vision Channel 315 (SD)
Channel 316 (+1)
Internet television
All 4 Watch live
FilmOn Watch live
Sky Go Watch 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. 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. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  4. "News: New Travel Channel, Film 4 and Film 4+1". Freeview. 1 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.

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