Silicon Run Productions has been producing award winning educational films about semiconductor and computer manufacturing since 1986, with its two most recent films exploring the exciting fields of Nanotechnology and MEMS (microelectromechanical systems). Each film features live industrial footage and illustrates technical processes using vivid animations and graphics. All Silicon Run titles are available on DVD and by streaming. »read more
Our nine award winning films explore the fascinating process of semiconductor manufacturing from A to Z, using animation and on-site industrial footage. Each film also comes with a companion quiz, which serves as an excellent tool for students to test their knowledge.
Your films are a wonderful teaching tool.Khoman Phang
University of Toronto
Very useful film. We use it in introductory courses, Digital Design and Computer Architecture.Ivan Tomek
Acadia University, Nova Scotia
The students like your SILICON RUN SERIES very much, and it constitutes an excellent introduction into the field of microelectronics.N.F. de Rooij
Institute of Microtechnology
University of Neuchatel
Our final addition to the Silicon Run Series will be a film on nanoelectronics. Principal investigator Ruth Carranza, with sponsoring research organization Pellet Productions, has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to begin pre-production.