8 Kanal Evrope is a general channel broadcast in Russian, which targets the Russian and Belarusian population. Transmissions are live and you can enjoy many different programmes throughout the day. The channel broadcasts several weather bulletins from morning to evening, as well as numerous series covering a variety of topics to suit all tastes. The morning schedule in particular, is filled with series, documentaries and comedies. Depending on your personal taste, you can either watch older programmes such as the “Poirot” drama series, or more contemporary ones such as “Game of Thrones”. The channel also offers viewers a choice of wildlife documentaries with the different programmes available on repeat. Cinema and film are at the forefront of 8 Kanal Evrope and you can enjoy delving into Russian fiction old and new. The channel offers historical dramas based on true stories, as well as those expressed through Russian folklore with its music, dance and traditions. You can choose between watching “The Pianist” by Roman Polanski for example, or unwinding in front of hero-winning fictitious films. The channel also pays tribute to the international scene with its documentaries covering major geopolitical events. Alternatively if you like comedy, you will be drawn in by humorous films often broadcast at peak times. Not forgetting children, 8 Kanal Evrope offers a range of cartoons to watch before or after school.