Sooner offers European arthouse and indie cinema, award-winning, exclusive and authentic.

With our partners - film labels, film schools, festivals - , and of course many productions and filmmakers, Sooner showcases the European perspective in the ever-growing streaming world. Sooner acquires films directly from the big and small, but always exciting German, European and international film festivals.
Sometimes profound and exciting, sometimes funny or challenging - our team finds the best works from the creatives of this world, who produce with passion, let us share their emotions and tell stories that concern and move. At Sooner, the icons of directing can be found alongside newcomers and the talent of tomorrow. Whether arthouse, indie, documentary - the sooner selection discovers highlights off the mainstream.

Special features:

The Sooner curators: Young and established filmmakers share their very personal selection of Sooner films.
Sooner is at home at film festivals in Germany, Europe and internationally - and gives an overview of their specials and signature.
Through our network of partners such as the Kinoherz label of the Association of German Film Producers, the Asia specialist Rapid Eye Movies, the filmmaker initiative Docfilm42 and many others, Sooner is always close to the current film scene - the exciting films being produced today can be found tomorrow on Sooner.
The Sooner+ subscriptions offer all films monthly, yearly and are especially affordable for students.
Sooner is international, available in Germany, Austria, Switzerland on and worldwide on The navigation is multilingual, movies are offered in their original language with multiple language subtitles.

Sooner is part of a network of European platforms and offers entertainment beyond stereotypes. We celebrate diversity and our programming reflects that. We are committed to content that represents every aspect of our society. Be a part of it! We look forward to seeing you.

The SOONER teams are happy to provide further information. You can reach them via the company emails below. The company behind Sooner is ContentScope GmbH, Berlin, Germany.

Press inquiries

Franziska Weiler

Content and Acquisition

Our acquisition team is always looking for new, high-quality, exciting and unusual content. Baptiste Bertin and Andreas Wildfang can be reached at

Cooperations and Marketing

Questions about cooperationsmarketing, and more can be sent to


For general support please visit the Help and Support section or contact us at or by phone at +49 30 255-585-038.

We look forward to feedback, critique and suggestions. The SOONER Team.