The Canal+ companies SPI International and Thema have entered into a strategic alliance to distribute the former’s channels to countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
The agreement includes Dizi, FilmBox Arthouse, Gametoon, FunBox UHD, FightBox, DocuBox, Fast&FunBox, 360 TuneBox, FashionBox, Erox, Eroxxx, as well as the FilmBox+ app and their related on-demand content.
Commenting on the strategic alliance, Murat Muratoglu, head of distribution at SPI International, said: “We are delighted to partner with Thema’s experienced team for the distribution of SPI’s suite of thematic channels, FilmBox+ streaming app, and on-demand content that appeal to a wide variety of interests.
“By joining forces with another Canal+ company, we will leverage each other’s market presence and strength to expand the reach of our content in the region”.
Alexandre Bac, MD, Thema APAC, added he is “very proud to bring Thema’s experience and network across Asia-Pacific to initiate and pursue the development of SPI content across the region”.