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Dish Network French Packages
Dish Network French offers programming for French speaking audiences, with channels from different French speaking countries. There are a number of packages on offer, providing news, entertainment, drama shows, music, movies, children’s programs and much more.
French Programming Options
The French Bouquet package costs $19.99 per month, or $219.89 per year and provides both Frecnh and African television channels, including news, cultural programs, classic movies, music videos, game shows, and many more programs to help you keep in touch with what is happening in the French-speaking world.
When you sign up for the French Bouquet package, if you also include your favorite local channels at $9.99 per month, you also be eligible to receive free equipment and standard professional installation, free upgrade to DVR service, as well as no additional fees for access to international programming. Keep in mind though that the DVR upgrade will incur a $5.90 monthly service fee.
French Channels Available
Some of the channels available in this package from Dish Network French include:
· AFROTAINMENT MOVIES, a channel that exclusively broadcasts. The best African movies and TV series, mainly produced by the Nigerian film industry, also referred Nollywood, as well as from other large African film producers. Programming is both in English and French, and the channel broadcasts daily five award-winning African TV shows, as well as four movies from the best producers.
· EURCH, a channel from the Eurochannel Network, offers 24 hour a day programming with the best European movies, shows, music and documentaries. You will be able to see the latest European movies produced in countries such as France, Germany and Italy with English subtitles, but at least half the films being from France.
· TV5MONDE broadcasts 24 hours a day and has a mixed programming of the latest newscasts, current affairs documentary is movies, sports, and cultural programs. The programs broadcasted by TV5 are produced in France, Belgium, Switzerland and Québec Canada.
· EuroNews is one of the best international channels in Europe, with the highest audience of any channel in Europe. It provides live breaking news from all over the world, from a European perspective, with updates every half an hour. There also wide range of other programs available, including sports, business current affairs, as well as features on space science, sustainable development and web news and entertainment. Dish Network offers this channel in six different languages, namely English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Russian.
· TRACE TV is a music channel broadcasting 24 hours a day from Paris France. Besides the latest music. You can also watch TV shows talking about the latest urban trends, as is well as the KORA Awards, the largest African music event, or the MOBO Awards, the European music awards.
With the Dish Network French A La Carte offer, you can choose to subscribe to some of the French channels individually, for various fees, alongside your regular Dish Network package. The available channels include Afrotainment Movies for $14.99 per month, Eurochannel four and $9.99 per month and TV5Monde for $9.99 per month as well. You can also opt for access to Radio France International for the small monthly fee of $1.
New customers can also take advantage of all of the latest offers from DISH. Generally you get free installation, a discount on your English language package for the first year, and free equipment like a high definition DVR.
All of these extras are subject to the terms and conditions of your contract, so do a little research before jumping in with DISH or any other provider.