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Encyclopedia > Silver (TV channel)
Launched May 26, 2006
Owned by NonStop Television
Slogan "Where Movies Shine"
Country Sweden
Broadcast area Nordic countries
Website http://nonstop.tv/silver/
Boxer TV Access Channel 17

Silver is a movie television channel broadcasting to the Nordic countries broadcasting "quality" movies, "World cinema" and independent films. Political map of the Nordic countries and associated territories. ... Boxer TV Access is the Swedish digital terrestrial television (DTT) pay-TV-provider. ... Movie channels are television specialty channels that present movie content. ... Political map of the Nordic countries and associated territories. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An independent film, or indie film, is usually a low-budget film that is produced by a small movie studio. ...

The owners NonStop Television applied for a license to broadcast a channel with the working name "NonStop Filmfestival" in the Swedish digital terrestrial network in the autumn of 2005. The government the channel a license in February 2006, at the expense of the owner's other movie channel, Showtime Scandinavia. NonStop Filmfestival had to launch before the end of May and Showtime was allowed to continue broadcasting until the new channel started. Showtime Scandinavia (generally referred to simply as Showtime) is a television channel broadcasting action movies to the Nordic countries operated by NonStop Television. ...

NonStop Filmfestival was named "Silver" in April and could start broadcadting on May 26, 2006 during the Cannes Film Festival. The opening night included Velvet Goldmine, Wild at Heart and Millenium Hambo. Initally, the channel was only available in Sweden on the Boxer terrestrial platform, and as of February 2007 it is yet to launch on any other pay television platform. In February 2007, it was announced that the channel would launch on the 3 mobile phone platform in Sweden. Cannes Film Festival logo. ... Velvet Goldmine (1998) is a film directed and co-written by Todd Haynes. ... Wild at Heart is a 1990 film directed by David Lynch. ... Boxer TV Access is the Swedish digital terrestrial television (DTT) pay-TV-provider. ... 3 is a 3G operator in Hong Kong, Europe (containing majority of operations) and Australia, owned by Hutchison Whampoa, a well-known Hong Kong company. ...

Swedish television channels
Public service channels
SVT1 | SVT2 | SVT24 | Barnkanalen | Kunskapskanalen | UR | SVT HD
Commercial channels
TV4 | TV4 Plus | TV400 | TV4 Film | TV4 Fakta | TV4 Guld | TV4 Komedi | Sport-Expr. | TV4 HD
TV3 | TV6 | TV8 | ZTV | TV1000 | Viasat Sport | Nature/Crime | Explorer | History
Kanal 5 | Kanal 9 | Canal + | The Voice
MTV | Nickelodeon | Disney Channel | Discovery | Eurosport | Star! | Showtime | Silver | TV7 | Kanal Lokal | Axess | DiTV



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