Arkansas Cinema Society Little Rock, AR


Marty Shutter

Marketing Director, Ozark Beer Co.


Rachel Norris

Director of Education, Arkansas Cinema Society

Brewmaster— [VIRTUAL] The rise of craft beer in Arkansas

The Arkansas Cinema Society speaks with Marty Shutter from Ozark Beer to discuss the rise of craft brewing in Arkansas, the process they use to create new beer flavor profiles, and current craft beer trends.

Arkansas Cinema Society Little Rock, AR

Film Synopsis

Director Douglas Tirola details the rise of craft beer’s popularity and follows two enthusiasts chasing their American brewing dreams.

Douglas Tirola's Brewmaster captures the craftsmanship, passion, and innovation within the beer industry.

The story follows a young ambitious New York lawyer who struggles to chase his American dream of becoming a brewmaster and a Milwaukee-based professional beer educator as he attempts to become a Master Cicerone.

Helping tell the story of beer are some of the best-known personalities in the industry, including Brooklyn Brewery's Garrett Oliver, Samuel Adams' Jim Koch, and Pilsner Urquell's Vaclav Berka. Brewmaster creates a cinematic portrait of beer, those who love it, those who make it, and those who are hustling to make their mark.

About the Speaker

Marty Shutter has been the Marketing Director for Ozark Beer Co. since 2014. He creates and implements marketing strategies, and curates relationships and partnerships with beer industry professionals.