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BFI Player Classics SVoD service launches on Roku Channel in US

Friday 7 June 2019 | 11:37 CET | News
The British Film Institute announced that BFI Player Classics, a new SVoD collection of British films, is now available to audiences in the US through The Roku Channel.

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