SILBERSALZ has advocated public engagement since 2018. The 5-day festival in Halle (Saale) makes science and media topics accessible through gripping films, exciting discussions, and interactive installations. SILBERSALZ addresses three target groups: People interested in science or those who are still hesitant (Public Programme), professionals working in research, film or media ( Conference Programme) as well as children and young people ( SILBERSALZ made by Youth).
Next edition: 15-19 June 2022, Halle (Salle), Germany
SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards
Since 2020 the SILBERSALZ Awards recognizes and celebrates the achievements of those who are working to solve many of today's challenges, of those who fascinate and inspire audiences worldwide through their stories, of those who encourage the next generation to engage with STEM subjects through global outreach, and of individuals promoting science and evidence, advancing the public discussion around global issues. For 8 categories open to worldwide submissions, we are calling for original, creative documentaries, factual series and immersive work dealing with a range of scientific disciplines, and made for theatrical release, TV, platforms or exhibition.
Submissions are now open for the 2022 edition.