Goethe on Demand

Der traumhafte Weg © Filmgalerie 451

In cooperation with Filmgalerie 451, the Goethe-Institut presents an online streaming program called Goethe on Demand. It contains a still small but exquisite selection of films that is free of charge and is available worldwide until 31 July 2020.

With a free film voucher, you can get to watch a variety of German films from arthouse features to documentaries. All films are available in the original German version, with English subtitles and with subtitles in a few additional languages.


Get your promo code

To obtain a password/code that allows you to view one or more of these films, please send an email to:

Subject: Goethe on Demand
Please note that the password is for your personal use only. 

How to Stream

  1. Visit Goethe on Demand on Vimeo.
  2. Click on the title of the film you want to see.
  3. Click "Rent".
  4. Create a Vimeo account or log in, if you already have an account.
  5. Click "Apply Promo Code".
  6. Enter the code received from the GoetheInstitut and click "Apply".
  7. Click "Continue".
  8. Click on "Watch Now".
  9. You can choose subtitles within "CC