AMC Networks International is to rebrand the film channel CTK in Spain to Sundance Channel on October 1.

Commenting on the move, Eduardo Zulueta, MD of AMC Networks International – Iberia and Latin America, said, “CTK’s transition to Sundance Channel will be a great opportunity to grow viewership on our partners’ platforms by sharing fresh, new compelling original programming with their subscribers.”

Bruce Tuchman, president of AMC Global and Sundance Channel Global, added, “Spain continues to be one of our biggest priority expansion markets in Western Europe. We’re looking forward to offering an exclusive selection of distinctive independent-minded programming to local audiences throughout Spain.”

Sundance Channel is a Spanish language 24/7 linear network.

It is available to pay-TV operators as an SD and HD linear television channel, VOD service and via mobile and online authenticated streaming.