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.
 The award ceremony will be streamed live on 15.10. at 20:00 on our Facebook profile. All nominated films at a glance: nominees.

* The health of our visitors, speakers and the team is our top priority. All events are carried out within the current COVID-19 regulations of the state of Saxony-Anhalt and the city of Halle (Saale). *

Wed 14 October

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The Biggest Little Farm I School Cinema

Documentary I John Chester I USA I 2018 I 92 Min I 

A big city couple wants to start a farm in the country. This cannot go well. Or can it? John Chester documents his farm life from forest fire worries to piglet happiness.

 

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Unsere große kleine Farm I Schulkino

Documentary I John Chester I USA I 2018 I 92 Min I 

A big city couple wants to start a farm in the country. This cannot go well. Or can it? John Chester documents his farm life from forest fire worries to piglet happiness.

 

Thu 15 October

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Jawline I Schulkino

Documentary I Liza Mandelup I USA I 2019 I 99 Min I OV with German subtitles

Austyn Tester has more than 20,000 followers on Instagram. But offline, his life is difficult. A documentary about growing up and the current version of the "American Dream". [...]

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Jawline I Schulkino

Documentary I Liza Mandelup I USA I 2019 I 99 Min I OV with German subtitles

Austyn Tester has more than 20,000 followers on Instagram. But offline, his life is difficult. A documentary about growing up and the current version of the "American Dream". [...]

Fri 16 October

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Stars by the Pound I Schulkino

Fiction I Marie-Sophie Chambon I France I 2018 I 88 Min I OV with German subtitles

Lois is heavily overweight. But in her dreams, the 16-year-old can fly: she is determined to become an astronaut. A plan that can hardly be realized. Until Lois finds new friends. [...]

 

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Sea of Shadows I Schulkino

Documentary I Richard Ladkani I AU I 2019 I 104 Min I OV with German subtitles

Have you ever seen a vaquita? No? Then hurry, because soon it might be too late. The whale species is threatened with extinction because drug cartels are destroying its habitat. [...]