Neha Patil

Filmy (Canada)

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Launched  April 29, 2009
Country  Canada
Headquarters  Mississauga, Ontario
Picture format  480i (SDTV)
Broadcast area  National
Filmy (Canada)
Owned by  SoundView Entertainment

Filmy is a Canadian Category B Hindi language specialty channel that is owned by SoundView Entertainment Inc.

Filmy broadcasts Bollywood films, music programs, and other Bollywood film based programming.

History

In October 2007, SoundView Entertainment Inc. was granted approval by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to launch a television channel called Sahara Filmy, described as "a national, third-language ethnic Category 2 specialty service devoted to the Hindi-speaking community. The programming schedule shall only consist of feature films, made-for-TV movies, actor interviews, documentaries and similar movie-related programming."

The channel launched as Filmy on April 29, 2009 initially on Rogers Cable.

References

Filmy (Canada) Wikipedia


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