Hardi Sturm
Writer, Director
 

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Theresienstr. 31
D-80333 München

Ulrike Weis-Wulfes
Tel.: +49-89-59 90 84 21
Fax: +49-89-55 03 855
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ResidenceBerlin
LanguagesGerman, English
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2017EIN LÄCHELN NACHTS UM VIER
ZDF
Production: Relevant Film
Drehbuchbearbeitung
Regie: Jan Ruzicka
 JAKOBS WEG
Production: Saxonia Media
Reihenkonzept
2016DER FLÜCHTLING
Production: Gabriela Sperl Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH
Screenplay
 HOUWELANDT
Production: Aspekt Telefilm
Romanadaption
2015FREUNDE - SEX IST DOCH NICHT ALLES
Production: Calypso Film
Mini-Series Concept and Screenplay
 VERFÜHRT - IN DEN ARMEN EINES ANDEREN
Sat.1
Production: Producers at Work
Writer
Director: Markus Herling
2014FREUNDINNEN - ALLE FÜR EINE
ARD/Degeto
Production: Calypso Film
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Jan Ruzicka
Festival des deutschen Films Ludwigshafen - Competition (2016)
Kinofest Lünen - Competition (2015)
Biberacher Filmfestspiele - Competition (2015)

 NEBEN DER SPUR IST AUCH EIN SCHÖNER WEG
ARD/Degeto
Production: ndF
Writer
Adaptation of a novel
 PAPA UND DIE BRAUT AUS KUBA
ARD/Degeto
Production: Hager Moss Film
Writer
Director: Thorsten M. Schmidt
2013DER WEG NACH SAN JOSÉ
ZDF
Production: teamworx
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Roland Suso Richter
2012-2013IM ALLEINGANG - ALTE LIEBE
Sat.1
Production: Magic Flight Film
Writer
2012EINSATZ IM PARADIES
Sat.1
Production: Producers at work
Series Bible - Pilot
2011-2012PÄRCHENABEND
Feature
Production: Jumping Horse
Writer and Director
In development
Short Film Corner in Cannes (2012)
Max Ophüls Preis - Nominated (2012)
Filmfest Dresden - Nominated for International Competition (2012)
Interfilm Berlin - Nominated for German Competition (2012)
Festival des Deutschen Films Mainz - Best Short Film (2012)
SHNIT International Shortfilmfestival Cologne - German Award Best Director (2011)

2011PÄRCHENABEND
Short Film
Production: Jumping Horse
Writer and Director
Short Film Corner in Cannes (2012)
Max Ophüls Preis - Nominated (2012)
Filmfest Dresden - Nominated for International Competition (2012)
Interfilm Berlin - Nominated for German Competition (2012)
Festival des Deutschen Films Mainz - Best Short Film (2012)
SHNIT International Shortfilmfestival Cologne - German Award Best Director (2011)

2011-2012IM ALLEINGANG - ELEMENTE DES ZWEIFELS
Sat.1
Production: Magic Flight Film
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Jan Ruzicka
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Actress (Alice Dwyer) (2013)
Deutsche Akademie für Fernsehen - Nominated for Best Supporting Actress (Alice Dwyer) (2013)
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Actress (2013)
3Sat Zuschauerpreis - Nominated (2013)
FernsehfilmFestival Baden-Baden - Fernsehfilmpreis der Deutschen Akademie der Darstellenden Künste -Nominated (2013)

2010WISCHMOPP
Short Film
Writer and Director
 EINFACH DIE WAHRHEIT
ARD/Degeto
Production: Bellavita Film
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Vivian Naefe
 TATORT - CHORFAHRT
SWR
Production: Maran Film
Writer
2009DAS LEBEN IST KEIN WUNSCHKONZERT
Feature
Production: Polyphon
Writer
 IM ALLEINGANG - DIE STUNDE DER KRÄHEN
Sat.1
Production: Producers at Work
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Thomas Nennstiel
Fernseh-Krimi Preis - Nominated (2012)
2008LUISES VERSPRECHEN
ARD
Production: Aspekt Telefilm
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Benno Kürten
 ZEIT FÜR TRÄUME
ZDF
Production: Aspekt Telefilm
Writer: Hardi Sturm
Director: Karl Kases
2007UP! UP! TO THE SKY
Feature
Production: schneider & groos filmproduktion
Writer and Director
NICHT VON DIESEM STERN aka Grimme-Preis - Nominated (2010)
Grimme- Preis - Nominierung (2010)
Max Ophüls Preis - Nominated (2008)
Norddeutschen Filmpreis - Nominated for Best Screenplay (2007)
Volkswagen Screenplay Award (2007)
Weitblick-Drehbuchpreis des Ministeriums - Nominated

 HANNAH
Feature
Production: Pinguin Film
Based on the novel by Armin Mueller-Stahl
 SOMMERWELLEN
ZDF
Production: Aspekt Telefilm
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Dieter Kehler
2006DIE TOTENWÄSCHERIN
Feature
Production: Next Film
Writer
Based on the novel by Helga Hegewich
2005-2006EINE UNMÖGLICHE FAMILIE
Sat.1
Production: Medienkontor
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm
Director: Vivian Naefe
2005NACHTASYL
ZDF Theaterkanal/arte
Production: NFP
Writer and Director
Based on the play by Maxim Groki
 ONE MAN SHOW (DER ALLEINUNTERHALTER)
Production: Stoked Film
Writer
Hessischer Drehbuchpreis - Nominated (2005)
2003-2004FEUER
Feature
Production: schneider + groos filmproduktion
Writer and Director
Internationale Hofer Filmtage - Nominated (2005)
2003VALENTINSTAG
Short Film
Production: MTM
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm, Clelia Sarto
Director: Hardi Sturm
11 min
 DAS WILDE LEBEN
Sat.1
Production: teamWorx
Rewrite: Hardi Sturm
Director: Peter Gersina
 TATORT - HUNDELEBEN
WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm, Nina Hoger, Margot Schäffler
Director: Manfred Stelzer
2002DER AUGENBLICK DER BEGIERDE
Sat.1
Production: Objectiv Film
Rewrite: Hardi Sturm
Director: Bettina Woernle
Adaptation of a novel
2001-2002DIE TÄTOWIERUNG
Production: Relevant Film
Writer
Deutscher Drehbuchpreis - Nominated (2002)
1999PAPA, CHARLY HAT GESAGT...
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm, Nina Hoger, Margot Schäffler
THEATRE
1989DOKTORSPIELE
Contributing Writer
Theaterzwang-Preis (1989)
OTHER PROJECTS
1992SPIEGELREISE
Screenplay: Hardi Sturm, Stephan Runge
Musical
1990URMEL AUS DEM EIS
Writer
Audio Book
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
2013Mentor for Screenwriting at DFFB
1985Works as a Writer, Actor and Director (since 2003)
1983-1985Drama School Bremen
Studied Screenwriting at Internationale Filmschule Köln (Degree: May 2001)
 Several lectures and courses in Directing, Dramaturgy and Cinematography: Agnietzka Holland, Slawomir Idziak, Kaspar Heidelbach, Bettina Woernle, Dorothea Neunkirchen
 HAW camera training in Los Angeles (Filmstiftung NRW scholarship)