Online + Frankfurt am Main | 14 – 22 October 2023

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

Call for entries

B3 Short Film 2023

Since 2012 a selection of outstanding short films has been presented at B3, which is known for its exciting eclectic programme, featuring the most exciting creative talent of the moment alongside some true cultural titans. The winner of the competition will be awarded with a B3 BEN award.

B3 HessenLab 2023

Apply for our training and mentoring programme with your audio-visual project in development! B3 will provide accomodation for participants for the duration of the HessenLab programme.

From October 14–17 2023 B3 Festival of the Moving Image invites 25 emerging talents from the field of moving images to take part in an intense four-day training programme.

You will get the chance to work with renowned international professionals from myriad areas of the media and creative industries.


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 the following venues in 2023.

Astor Film Lounge

Palmengarten Frankfurt

Frankfurter Buchmesse