The organisers admitted they were taking a step in the dark when they staged the inaugural Doric Film competition this year.
Organisers of a new Doric competition are preparing to reveal the winners at a special awards ceremony next month.
It’s a language which is gaining an increasing amount of attention across the north east.
Aberdeen is famously known as the Granite City, but the influence of those who have worked with the famous stone extends way beyond the north east.
Entries have opened for a first-ever Doric film festival, designed to showcase the north-east’s cultural heritage to as wide an audience as possible.