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Canal+ Family is a French TV channel devoted to the broadcast of family programming. It is part of the "Les Chaînes Canal+" package of channels by Canal+

Canal+ Family
Canal+Family2009.svg
Launched20 October 2007
Owned byCanal+ SA
Picture format576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan"La chaîne qui réunit toute la famille !"
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench
Broadcast areaFrance
Monaco
Switzerland
HeadquartersIssy-les-Moulineaux
Website[1]
Availability
Satellite
CanalsatChannel 13 (SD/HD)
Channel 509 (HD)
Channel 708 (SD)
IPTV
CanalsatChannel 13 (SD/HD)
Channel 509 (HD)

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HistoryEdit

Canal+ Family was launched on 27 October 2007 as a complement to Canal+.

The channel began broadcasting in High Definition (HD) on 12 October 2010.

In October 2010, Canal+ SA applied to the CSA to obtain a frequency for the channel on the TNT but this application was rejected on 14 December in favor of the string CFoot.

OrganisationEdit

Leadership

President and CEO of Canal+ SA: Bertrand Méheut

Director-General of programming: Rodolphe Belmer

Capital

Canal+ Family is published by Canal+ with a capital of 100,000,000 euros. It is 48.48% owned by Canal+ France, 6.17% from Amber Master Fund, 5.05% by the group Pathé, 4.92% by the Credit Suisse First Boston, 4.32% by Rothschild, 1.87% by Richelieu Finance, 1.08% by the Fund Deposit. The other shares are owned by the public.

ProgrammingEdit

The programming of Canal + Family consists of family-oriented films, documentaries, series and cartoons. Canal + Family does not broadcast advertising.

Current programmingEdit

Former programmingEdit

DistributionEdit

Canal+ Family is available on satellite (Canalsat), cable (Numericable) and several broadcasters ADSL.

See alsoEdit

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