Nomination for Deutscher Dokumentarfilm-Musikpreis

Author: Accentus Music

0000: The Accentus Music film "Mary Bauermeister - One and one is three" by Carmen Belaschk is nominated for Simon Stockhausen's original film music.

  • Mary Bauermeister & Simon Stockhausen | Copyright: © Accentus Music

    Mary Bauermeister & Simon Stockhausen © Accentus Music

  • Mary Bauermeister | Copyright: © Accentus Music

    Mary Bauermeister © Accentus Music

  • Mary Bauermeister's art | Copyright: © Accentus Music

    Mary Bauermeister's art © Accentus Music

She is seen as the mother of the Fluxus movement. In an attic of Cologne's Lintgasse, she wrote art history in the early 1960s with such personalities as Karlheinz Stockhausen, John Cage, Hans G Helms, and Nam June Paik. Today, at 85 years of age, Mary Bauermeister still isn't thinking about quitting. From morning to night, the extraordinary artist works in her studio near Cologne, the scene of the first feature-length documentary film about Mary Bauermeister and her radical life. "Mary Bauermeister - one and one is three" is a film about arts and society, about the finiteness of life and the beauty of the world.

The music for this intimate film about Mary Bauermeister was written by none other than her own son, Simon Stockhausen, who is also part of the film. It is not the first time that Stockhausen has provided the music for Mary Bauermeister's art: mother and son have been working together since 2016, when Stockhausen composed the work "Farbrausch" for Bauermeister's series of paintings by the same, which was performed on various occasions. He has also worked on commission, composed music for theaters and arranged music for concert halls and ensembles, among them the Cologne Philharmonie, the WDR Big Band and many others. He has been composing documentary soundtracks since 2003.

Mary Bauermeister - one and one is three
A film by Carmen Belaschk

Production Company Accentus Music GmbH
Director Carmen Belaschk
Soloist Mary Bauermeister
Composer Simon Stockhausen



IMZ Academy Session at Karajan Music Tech 2021

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

On the panel ‘Is anybody out there?’ radical new ways to reach audiences in the performing arts will be discussed.

Golden Prague Call for Entries is Open!

Czech Television

Golden Prague invites you to submit your new music, dance and theatre films into the international competition – the call for entries is open!

Carolyn Carlson - the awakening mind

Auditorium Films

The great choreographer gives us unprecedented access to her work, her work in progress and her personal archives.

Atmospheric La Boheme with Yoncheva and Castronovo

Opus Arte

Blending tragedy and comedy, the soulful and spirited, a powerful encapsulation of life's intensity performed by a winning cast, conducted by Villaume.


Benefit from exclusive insights + opportunties with a thematic variety of IMZ Mailings to choose from.

By clicking "SUBSCRIBE" you consent that your data can be processed by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre for the purposes of processing your inquiry.