5 Top Film FestivalsPosted by: Noah Hill | Posted on: June 6, 2018
Looking for creative inspiration? There’s a world of inspired filmmakers out there. Just head to a film festival catch some of the creative vibes. Here are the top five film festivals around the world.
1- Cannes Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival has been attracting filmmakers since 1946 and is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world. You will have to be rich or famous to attend the Cannes Film Festival as attendance is by invitation only.
2- Toronto International Film Festival
The Toronto International Film Festival is 400,000 people each year. It certainly pulls in the stars and is a festival that anyone who is anyone will usually attend.
3- The Berlin International Film Festival
Berlin is one of the largest festivals in the world. It attracts people from the film industry from more than 130 countries and has an attendance of over 500,000 people each year. This six-day mega event has a roster of activities, panels, discussions, and workshops. This is where you’ll learn from the world’s best cinematographers.
4- Hong Kong International Film Festival
Hong Kong’s International Film Festival is where you’ll see the best Chinese cinema, but it is also a showcase of world cinema, with films from over 50 countries.
5- Venice Film Festival
The Venice Film Festival is (not surprisingly) the oldest film festival in the world. Established in 1932, the festival is part of the Venice Biennale. This celebration has several events, including the International Art Exhibition, International Festival of Contemporary Music, and International Theatre Festival.