Wild Faces of the Andes

The film illustrates the diversity of life in the shadow of the longest mountain range in the world. Majestic landscapes and unusual animal stories show the "Wild Faces of the Andes".


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.

Director: Steffen Sailer

1993 - 2007 semi-professional Natural History Photographer
2008 - 2009 professional Natural History Photographer
Filming career: 2010 work as filmmaker and Cinematographer

52 Min.
Director: Annette Scheurich, Steffen Sailer
Script: Mi-Yong Brehm + Moritz Mayerle
Cinematography: Steffen Sailer
Editing: Steffen Sailer + Armin Riegel
Music: Audio Network Plc.
Narrator: Susan Tackenberg