"Fantastic Planet" by Amanda Parer on Ziegelwiese | SILBERSALZ 2022
Sat, 18th Jun 2022

Looking back at SILBERSALZ Festival 2022

Five days of science, interactions and lots of fun. This year, the festival with its up-to-date and diverse program had the slogan "Ahead of us, the future. #unitedbyknowledge" and drew visitors to the various venues in Halle (Saale).
Sat, 18th Jun 2022

These films have won - SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards

The SILBERSALZ Science & Media Award honoured creative stories from the world of science. They were awarded at the National Academy of Sciences [...]
SILBERSALZ Festival Program 2022
Thu, 12th May 2022

The festival programme is released!

The festival program of SILBERSALZ Festival 2022 is released! Plan your festival days now: From films to talks, gripping live events, and interactive exhibitions. All events are free of charge.
SILBERSALZ Festival 2022: 15. - 19.6.2022 in Halle (Saale)
Fri, 29th Apr 2022

Opening on 15 June 2022 in Halle (Saale)

For the opening, the brass band "Frohe Zukunft" from Halle will be performing in front of the installation "Fantastic Planet" at the Ziegelwiese. This year's festival motto: "Ahead of us the future. #knowledgeunited"!
SILBERSALZ 2022 – First confirmed guests
Mon, 4th Apr 2022

Meet our first confirmed guests – SILBERSALZ 2022

We are looking forward to Dominik Eulberg, Christiana Bukalo, Prof. Dr. Steffen Mau, Franziska Heinisch, and many more.
Call for Science Projects 2022!
Mon, 4th Apr 2022

Call for Science Projects 2022 - Extended Deadline!

The SILBERSALZ Science and Media Forum is a matchmaking platform for scientists and media professionals interested in the communication of science to a global public audience. The aim is to ignite new collaboration between them and to boost creative documentary and interactive experiences with a scientific focus. 
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Mon, 21st Mar 2022

Helping Hands wanted (f/m/d)

Do you have time during the festival period - and would like to work at SILBERSALZ? Become part of our team of helpers and apply now [...]
SILBERSALZ Festival_Mariana Mazuzcato
Fri, 4th Feb 2022

SILBERSALZ x European Film Market

SILBERSALZ heads to European Film Market @ Berlinale! Join us on Thursday, 10 February 2022, at 3PM for the Industry Sessions kick-off on the theme of “Shaping Change", with a keynote speech by economist Prof. Dr. Mariana Mazzucato [...]
Mon, 6th Dec 2021


Our Head of Programming & Industry Irem Couchouron talked at this year's World Congress of Science and Factual Producers in Strasbourg, about interdisciplinary research, disinformation, and trust in science and media with Dr Jerome Hergueux and Pernille Rose Grønkjær - ahead of the screening of Grønkjær's new film Solutions. [...]
SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards 2021
Mon, 8th Nov 2021

SILBERSALZ Awards 2022: Submissions open

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards, recognizes and honors visionary content creators, innovators , and communicators who have done the most to fascinate and inspire us with science media. For 8 categories we are calling for documentaries, factual series , and immersive work [...]