News

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).
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.[...|
Thu, 1st Oct 2020

The installation Borealis brings the polar lights to Halle.

The colorful play of colors of the northern lights, called "Aurora borealis" in science, is actually only seen in polar regions. SILBER SALZ now makes them shine in the middle of the Handel city - thanks to the fascinating installation Borealis by Dan Acher.[...]
Tue, 22nd Sep 2020

We are looking for: Production Coordinator (m/f/d)

In this role you work closely with the festival director and the individual department heads. You will be responsible for the organization and production before and during the festival as well as for the administrative handling afterwards. You support existing and the development of new local partnerships and the preparation of funding applications and reports[...]
Tue, 8th Sep 2020

Helping Hands (m/f/d) wanted!

Become part of the SILBERSALZ team. We are still looking for temporary staff for the festival period: Apply now! [...]
Tue, 25th Aug 2020

Meet our host: Sophia!

The first SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards will be hosted by humanoid robot Sophia.