MultiChoice and AMC Networks International will launch SundanceTV in South Africa on DStv channel 108 on 1 June. Founded by Robert Redford in 1996, SundanceTV will be available to DStv Premium subscribers and will feature independent feature films, world cinema, documentaries, and original drama series. Festival films that will feature on the channel include the documentary “Cries from Syria”, “I Smile Back”, and “The Eyes of My Mother”.
The channel will also broadcast series from AMC studios and other distributors, such as “Fear the Walking Dead”, “Into the Badlands” and “Breaking Bad”.
The series “The Son”, starring Pierce Brosnan, will also start in June.