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Congratulations to our 2020 winners!

What a fantastic Day! Thanks to everyone who joined in with the live event, all the filmmakers that entered and huge congratulations to all our 2020 winners! WINNER – DIRECTOR’S SELECTIONReoccurringPiano Factory Films WINNER – YOUNG FILMMAKERJayne SlaterSee You Again WINNER – FICTION SHORTReoccurringPiano Factory Films WINNER – DOCUMENTARY SHORTHeart […]

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Live Q&A session with Steven Hartley

We are delighted to be joined by head judge of our fiction category and actor Steven Hartley for a live Q&A with our Festival Director Jeremy Eaton before the screening on Friday 2nd October. Places for the event are limited, if you would like to attend please register your interest […]

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Beer Town Calls for Round Three

Beer Town Film Festival has launched its third short film competition to find the best-of-the-best in filmmaking from the UK and within a 20-mile radius of Burton-on-Trent. The competition calls for filmmakers to enter any one of four categories to find the best short fiction film, short documentary, music/advertising/promotional film […]

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Young Worcester Filmmaker Wins Festival

Beer Town Film Festival, sponsored by Marston’s Brewery in Burton upon Trent, announced the winners of its short film competition on Saturday. The festival’s Best Overall Film was awarded to Daniel McKee for his short fiction film, “if you never answered x”. Daniel won the Hop D’Or trophy and £1,000 […]

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June’s Week-Long Celebration of Film

Marston’s Beer Town Film Festival has announced a week-long celebration of film in Burton from 3rd to 8th June 2019 that will appeal to film lovers of all ages. The festival will feature showings of selected films from the short film competition; screenings of films made by locally born directors […]

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Top Filmmakers Turn Their Hand to Judging

Renowned documentary film maker, Joe Pearlman (pictured), whose recently documentary about BROS called ‘After all the screaming stops’ has been announced as just one of the category judges for Marston’s Beer Town Film Festival 2019. Beer Town Film Festival closed its competition at the end of January with an impressive […]

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Sequel to Burton Film Festival

Beer Town Film Festival 2019 is now open for entries from film makers of 16 years of age and for five different short film categories from now until February 2019. This is the second year for the award-winning* film festival in Burton Upon Trent following on from the success of […]

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Burton Celebrates UK Filmmakers

Beer Town, Burton On Trent, concluded its first ever film festival with a finale event that celebrated filmmakers from all over the UK. Launched in September 2017, the Beer Town Film Festival had attracted 796 film entries by its closing date at the end of March 2018 from filmmakers across […]

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