With just two weeks to the closing date for entries at the end of this month, the competition has already attracted over 600 entries from around the UK.
Judging will take place during April and May 2018 and will by topped off by a weather-defying outdoor cinema screening of Star Wars, Rogue One, alongside a beer and food festival at the brewery on Saturday 26th May 2018.
Film and beer fans will be treated to clips of the finalists’ films and hear the winners being announced before enjoying the big film in the surroundings of the famous Victorian brewery.
- Entrants so far are made up of 51% students, 33% first time filmmakers and just 22% are from women.
- Men have made the longest films at an average of 7 minutes 43 seconds while the average length of the films from women are 6 minutes and 37 seconds.
- The shortest entry is just 38 seconds.