Björn Schürmann was born in Witten an der Ruhr. He studied education and philosophy at the FU Berlin. Followed by studies in directing at the Filmarche Berlin. Various films and music videos, some of them multiple award-winning, such as the short film COMMUNICATOR, which was presented at over 30 festivals worldwide, or the short film AIRLESS SPACE, which premiered at the International Festival of Hof and also won international awards. He also directed children plays and teaches acting (camera acting) and directing actors. Currently he is developing his debut feature film and runs the independent film label projekt:film.