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Streaming portal for libraries
carefully curated, data protection compliant, with age verification

We are the initiator and operator of filmfriend. Our film portal was launched in 2017. Currently, over 500 libraries in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg are offering filmfriend to their users. You can find a list here:


Users of participating libraries can choose from more than 3,500 titles, some of them award-winning films and series. Carefully curated collections guide users in their selection. About 300 new titles are added every year.

Are you a library and interested in our platform filmfriend?

Benefits for libraries

  • Alternative solution to decreasing physical media usage

  • Unlimited streaming for all users

  • App for Apple iOS and Android mobile devices and Smart TV (Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV)  

  • Connection to library systems such as aDIS/BMS, BIBDIA, BiblioMondo, DiviBib, winMedio, BIBLIOTHECAplus, WINBIAP, Biblis, BVS, Shibboleth, Libero, EZproxy etc.  

  • Administration area with statistics and usage reports

  • Support for libraries in marketing and customer assistance

    ... and many more. We will gladly send
    you further information.


“filmfriend is in no way inferior to private providers. The site offers cinema and  series for adults and children, with a balanced program."


User and press reviews

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