Frankfurt am Main | 14 – 22 October 2023

Our new annual motif reflects our focus this year HORIZONS - HORIZONTE.

B3 Film Festival
B3 Moving Image Forum
B3 Conference
B3 Talent Forum


B3 Ticket-Presales

Our ticket webshop is now open. You can choose between the B3 Festival Pass, B3 Daily Pass or B3 Single Tickets. And for those who spontaneously decide to visit, our ticket counter at our festival centre in the ASTOR Film Lounge MyZeil is open every day.

Ticket sales for films start on Tuesday, 26 September.

We are happy to announce that our accreditations are open now!

We are pleased to invite you to join us again at the B3 Festival of the Moving Image in Frankfurt am Main from October 14th to October 22nd, 2023. Once again, B3 is sparking cross-disciplinary discussions this year with the theme "Horizons," exploring trends and developments in film, art, games, VR, and AI. Through film screenings, exhibitions, and the B3 conference, national and international artists and media professionals will share their insights, presenting their works, latest trends, and discoveries.

B3 BEN Award

Stephen Frears

We are delighted to welcome one of the most influential British directors and producers of our time to this year's B3 Festival for the Moving Image: Stephen Frears will receive the B3 BEN Award for his Lifetime Achievement.

Frears' work is characterised by a wide variety of styles, themes and genres. After initially working in television, he turned to cinema in the mid-1980s. His break-through on the big screen was in 1984 with MY BEAUTIFUL LAUNDRETTE, starring Daniel Day-Lewis.

Daniel Canogar

The renowned media artist Daniel Canogar will receive the B3 BEN Award for Best Artist. He will exclusively showcase his latest works at the Astor Film Lounge during B3 2023, accompanied by an inspiring masterclass providing insights into his cool creations and artistic thinking.

Visitors will have the unique opportunity to experience Canogar's fascinating artworks and learn from a pioneer of media art.

B3 Host 2023

Julia Finkernagel

We are looking forward to welcoming Julia Finkernagel as host of the B3 opening evening and as moderator.

B3 Speakers 2023

B3 Contributors 2023

Anna Ridler
United Kingdom


The B3 Festival of the Moving Image takes place annually Digital and at various locations in Frankfurt am Main.

We are pleased to be represented at ASTOR Film Lounge MyZeil, Frankfurter Buchmesse, no ordinary store, Palmengarten Frankfurt and Steigenberger Icon Frankfurter Hof.