Born 1991 in Munich, Germany.
During her time in school, she was part of many theater productions as director, art director and actress.
After school she started working in film business in the production- and art department.
Since 2012 Annelie is studying documentary directing and TV-journalism at University of Television and Film Munich (HFF). There she discovered her passion for documentary films and the various possibilities of telling stories through film.
Her films have been screened at numerous major international festivals such as f.e. Visions du Réel, DOK Leipzig, CPH:DOX, Dokfest Kassel and Montreal World Film Festival. She received many awards for her works, as f.e. the STARTER FILMPREIS, the FFF-Förderpreis or the ESSA audience award at Ethnocineca, Vienna.
Annelie also works as cinematographer, editor and producer. In October 2017 she founded the film production company frankly films with her collegue Vera Maria Brückner.