Annette Scheurich

CEO

Annette Scheurich is author and producer at Marco Polo Film AG in Heidelberg, where she is responsible for the development and production of documentary films. She is a geologist and has been keenly interested in nature and environmental issues since her university days. In 1984, together with her husband, Klaus, she co-founded the Marco Polo Film AG production company.

Klaus Scheurich

CEO & DOP

Klaus Scheurich is cameraman and producer at Marco Polo Film AG, responsible for development and production of documentary films. Klaus is a geologist and, together with his wife, director of Marco Polo Film AG. 

Mi-Yong Brehm

Producer & Writer

Mio is responsible for production and editorial work. She is a qualified radio journalist. After several years in radio and regional television, she has worked as a producer and author in documentary film production since 2005. 

Verena Lemmer

Producer

Verena works in the production department of Marco Polo Film AG. Her studies at university included film and TV and Scandinavian studies, and she lived in Norway for several years. Afterwards, she has worked as a production assistent and for a film funding.

Moritz Mayerle

Producer

Moritz Mayerle is an author and producer at Marco Polo Film in Heidelberg, where he is responsible for the development and production of documentary films. He is a qualified biologist and has been a keen nature and environmental fan since his university days.

Alexandra and Steffen Sailer

Camera & Directing

Steffen and Alexandra Sailer are camera operators and filmmakers. Marco Polo Film AG produced Steffen’s first film, “Wild Faces of the Andes” in 2011. Since then, they have actively supported our productions with camera, technical and directorial work. They both draw on 20 years of experience in nature photography. During this time they regularly won awards at the world’s most prestigious nature and wildlife photographic competitions, such as the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year, the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year (GDT) and the Glanzlichter-Wettbewerb German nature photography competition.