Springtime Stories

The magic of spring in all its glory is the focus of this film. Unusual animal stories – some humorous, some dramatic – create a very special springtime feel. The film illustrates vividly that spring in Germany is the loveliest season of all.

Director: Annette Scheurich

In her capacity as Managing Director of Marco Polo Film AG, Heidelberg, Annette Scheurich is responsible for development and production of documentaries. She began producing nature films in 1984 and with her filmmaker husband Klaus Scheurich is co-founder of the production company Marco Polo Film. She has been working as author and producer of numerous documentaries mainly in the genres nature film, science and adventure. Many of those films have won multiple awards. She works for national and international broadcasters and produced the award winning documentary “The White Diamond” directed by Werner Herzog.
She has been on the panel of various conferences and festivals, has coordinated workshops and moderated pitching sessions at GreenScreen, Dokville, Leipzig Pitching Session, Naturvision, Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, The world Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP), Wildscreen and many more.

44 Min.
Director: Annette Scheurich
Script: Annette Scheurich
Cinematography: Alexandra und Steffen Sailer, Marlen Hundertmark, Klaus Scheurich
Editing: Andreas Tiletzek
Music: Georg Reichelt
Narrator: Philipp Schepmann
Editor: WDR, Gabriele Conze
Nominations: Best Story 2016,
Heinz Sielmann Film Award 2016