The date of the next SILBERSALZ edition has been set: from September 15 to 19, 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

Wed, 17th Mar 2021

Call for Science Projects 2021!

The SILBERSALZ Science & Media Pitch is now accepting submissions from scientists, science journalists and media professionals who are interested in the communication of science to a global public audience. We are interested in contemporary global stories, that have an impact on society and the potential to be developed into powerful documentaries or interactive, immersive experiences.[...]
Thu, 25th Feb 2021

Exhibition at Passage 13

From 1 to 14 March, the video exhibition "Wir leben in einer Zeit – KünstlerInnen befragen Ihre Umwelt“ will take place in the windows of Passage 13. Five artists are showing cinematic works that in very different ways symbolise and question the unequal relationship of people to their respective living environments and everyday realities.[...]

Thu, 28th Jan 2021

SILBERSALZ 2021 – New Date

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival 2021 takes place from 15 to 19.9.2021. Even though this year starts under the heavy influence of the covid pandemic we want to enjoy science with you, together, in Halle (Saale).

A project of Documentary Campus & The Robert Bosch Stiftung