The date of the next SILBERSALZ edition has been set: from June 23 to 27, 2021 - in Halle, of course!

15 gripping films - including exclusive premieres, short films and gripping midnight thrills - six talks with well-known experts* and three fascinating installations offered the opportunity to participate in current discourses on science, technology and society from October 14-18.

Festival Archive

Thu, 14th Jan 2021

Submissions are open for the Science & Media Awards 2021

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards in association with Jackson WILD™, recognizes and honors visionary content creators, innovators and communicators who have done the most to fascinate and inspire us with science media. For 7 categories open to worldwide submissionse we are calling for original, creative documentaries, factual series and immersive work made for theatrical release, TV, platforms or exhibition. {...}
Sun, 18th Oct 2020

SILBERSALZ Science & Media 2020 – October Edition

A comprehensive programme over  five days with exciting films and discussions, interesting panel discussions, impressive exhibitions, and stunning light installations. Plus: A varied youth programme.
Fri, 16th Oct 2020

The Winners of SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards!

The winners of this year's SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards have been selected! The prizes were handed out digitally during an exciting online show – in cooperation with Jackson Wild. The humanoid robot "Sophia" hosted the evening and also answered questions from the international audience. Each prize was revealed by some of the most amazing content creators of the digital SciComm world.[...|

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