SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival 2020

14.10 - 18.10.2020, Halle (Saale)

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival - from 14.10. to 18.10.2020
With a diverse program of films, lectures, and exhibitions, the SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival is focusing on the many aspects of planet earth. The free audience program is accompanied by the international SILBERSALZ conference at the renowned National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina.
For the first time, the SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards – in cooperation with Jackson Wild – will also honor creative and stimulating media projects in science communication.


Thu 15 October

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Wildcard To SCI-FI London

SciFi Short Films I Curated by Louis Savy I Various I 2020 I 98 Min I OV

The connection between real science and fiction is essential to hold a mirror up to current socio-political, economic and environmental issues, as well as play with possible outcomes from our choices and the advancement of technology.

Fri 16 October

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The Columnist

Fiction I Ivo Van Aart I The Netherlands I 2019 I 84 Min I OV with German subtitles

"Stop reading the comments!" advises her friend. But columnist Femke Boot reads everything that people want her to read on the Internet. Until she herself becomes a fury. [...]

Sat 17 October

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The Odd Family: Zombie on Sale | German Premiere

Fiction I Lee Min-jae I South Korea I 2019 I 112 Min I OV with English subtitles

Zombies can be useful too, just don't be afraid of them! In any case, the unexpected encounter with a zombie is just what the Park family needs to start a weird business model.