Directed By
Chip Hiden
Matter of Fact Features

Blood, Sweat, and Beer

Blood, Sweat, and Beer is a feature documentary about the explosive growth of the craft beer industry and the dramatic journeys of two start-up breweries. The film follows a trio of 23-year-olds as they struggle to start The Brew Gentlemen Beer Company in Braddock, PA. Matt, Asa, and Brandon hope their brewery will help this once-prosperous steel town bounce back from decades of neglect, violence, and population loss.The film also tells the emotional story of Danny Robinson, a boardwalk brewery owner and restaurateur whose empire is threatened by an aggressive trademark lawsuit that could leave him penniless.Four entrepreneurs, two brand new breweries, and one ultimate goal: to quench the thirst of the craft-craving masses. Will these two start-ups succeed or go belly-up?

Sunday, July 19 at 11:30AM in The Toby (IMA) Tuesday, July 21 at 5:15PM in The Toby (IMA)