• Queen of Glory

    German Premiere & opening film

    'Queen of Glory' is the story of Sarah Obeng, the brilliant child of Ghanaian immigrants, who is quitting her Ivy League PhD program to follow her married lover to Ohio. A follow-up on the classic immigrant's tale, Queen of Glory provokes laughter and empathy, as its heroine is reborn through her inheritance.

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    Oliver Stone receives B3 BEN Award

    US-American director, screenwriter and producer Oliver Stone receives this year’s B3 BEN Award in the category Lifetime Achievement.

  • © Photo: Trevor Paglen

    B3 Ben Award

    Filmmaker and writer Hito Steyerl (*1966) is this year's recipient of the Honorary BEN Award in the category Art.

  • Tickets available now

    You can purchase film tickets (for individual feature films as well as for the short film program as a whole) and tickets for the B3 art program, which takes place online and on site.

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  • B3 Talent Forum

    HessenLab is part of the B3 Talent Forum: A new initiative of the B3 in cooperation with HessenFilm and Medien GmbH and selected partner universities from the hFMA network.

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    B3 in depth

    In our new podcast format, we ask creatives from the world of the moving image what currently spurs them on and how they see their future.

October 918 2020

Online + Frankfurt Rhine / Main

Photograph © Michael Segal Photography

Oliver Stone receives B3 BEN Award

US-American director, screenwriter and producer Oliver Stone receives this year’s B3 BEN Award in the category Lifetime Achievement. The three-time Academy Award winner has written and directed over 20 feature films, including some of the most influential and iconic films of recent decades, among them “Platoon” (1986) “Natural Born Killers” (1994) or “Snowden” (2016).

© Trevor Paglen

Hito Steyerl receives B3 BEN Award

Filmmaker and writer Hito Steyerl (*1966) is this year’s recipient of the Honorary BEN Award in the category Art. Her work includes texts, performances, multimedia installations and essayistic documentaries in which she deals with postcolonial critique, feminist representational logic and the influences of globalization on the financial, labor and commodity markets. She is considered one of the most socially critical and very political artists of our time.

B3 Tickets

Dear audience of the B3,
our ticket sales will start on September 1, 2021.

Early bird ticketing works as follows:
Tickets purchased by September 15 will receive a 50% discount; tickets purchased by 30 September will receive a 25% discount.

You can purchase film tickets (for individual feature films as well as for the short film program as a whole) and tickets for the B3 art program, which takes place online and on site.

The regular ticket price is 5 euros, no reductions.

Bundle tickets are available as follows:
6 full-price tickets: 20 euros
6 reduced-price tickets: 12 euros

The B3 Festivalpass costs 50 Euro regular and 25 Euro reduced*.
The B3 Festival Pass is an all-access pass and allows access to all events and films.

For universities, we offer group festival tickets for 10 euros per person for groups of 20 or more.

Admission for representatives of the press is free.

 

Due to the current situation, the film program is currently only available online. In case of changes we will inform you in time.

 

*For proven students.

B3 Talent Forum

The two-stage B3 Talent Forum is dedicated to develop sustainable connections between professionals from the various media and creative industries and young creatives, as well as promoting international exchange.

Welcome to B3 2021

Alliance for the Moving Image
In October 2021, we will provide again a platform for innovation, exchange and visibility for those working in film, the arts and media. Analogue or digital, it doesn’t matter. Under guarantee on new paths, in new formats. For interdisciplinary dialogue and economic success.

B3 in depth

Video podcast with creative people around the moving image moderated by Johannes Grenzfurthner on Youtube

Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, the new online interview series “B3 in depth” of the B3 Biennial of the Moving Image asks creative minds what will stand the test of time and what the future might hold.

Stay up to date with B3 2021