‘Poured in PA’ documentary to share Pennsylvania’s craft beer story

Posted On On: March 15, 2017 Categories Filed Under: Member News

‘Poured in PA’ documentary to share Pennsylvania’s craft beer story
Creators of Brewed in the Burg launch accompanying crowdfunding campaign

March 10, Harrisburg, Pa.
– Local video production company, GK Visual, announced a new project, “Poured in PA,” focusing on the Commonwealth’s craft beer industry and have launched a crowdfunding campaign through popular site, Indiegogo, to support the venture.

»» View the Poured in PA Indiegogo Campaign

Also known for its web series, What’s on Tap, GK Visual created the film, Brewed in the Burg, in 2015, a feature-length film on Harrisburg’s craft beer community.

Poured in Pennsylvania, or “Poured in PA,” will follow our Commonwealth’s storied beer past, delve into recent growth, and aim to capture the full tale of the beer industry in the keystone state.

“We produced Brewed in the Burg using our own resources. However, with a project of this size, we need help,” said Nate Kresge, GK Visual Co-Owner and Executive Producer. “Our goal through this campaign is to raise the funds needed to put us on the road, keep the lights on in the office, and be able to put together an incredible, feature-length story on Pennsylvania’s beer industry.”

In addition to shooting all new footage for the film, GK Visual has enlisted the services of music producer, Mitch Hood, to create all original music for Poured in PA.

GK Visual also has received support for the project from Brewers of Pennsylvania (BOP), the official brewing guild for Pennsylvania.

“Pennsylvania has a rich, vibrant brewing history, and as the leading organization tasked with promoting and protecting the brewing industry in the state, we’re excited for Poured in PA,” said Dan LaBert, BOP Executive Director. “Pennsylvania ranks eighth in the U.S. with the number of craft breweries and first in the number of barrels of craft beer produced each year. We look forward to Poured in PA telling some of those success stories.”

GK Visual has assembled a line of beer-related prizes and extras as rewards for contributions, from t-shirts, glassware and art prints to hosting a movie premiere party or joining the crew on-set.

Those interested in participating in the crowdfunding campaign can find more information here.

About GK Visual
GK Visual is an award-winning Harrisburg-based photography and video production company. Founded in 2005 by Nate Kresge, GK Visual provides full-service media services including photography, video, motion graphics and event coverage. Through creativity and expert storytelling, GK Visual has earned more than 100 industry awards for excellence in media production.

About the Brewers of Pennsylvania
The Brewers of Pennsylvania is a 501c6 trade association that brings together leaders of Pa.-based breweries in order to promote and protect the brewing industry in the state. The Brewers of Pennsylvania, a strong and influential organization, serves the consuming public of Pa. by encouraging brand diversity in the market. BOP members employ an estimated 10,000 employees earning $296 million in wages and generating $1.1 billion in direct economic benefits to communities throughout the state. Its signature annual event is the popular Meeting of the Malts.

Web-ready and high-resolution photos and logo also are available. Contact sara@gkvisual.com

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