5 unusual film festivals around the world
From puppets to tasty dishes, some of the best film celebrations lie off the beaten path.
A celebration of cinema
These film festivals may not have the glamorous red carpets or garner the same attention, but their impact is indelible; recognizing the talent, creative visionaries and lesser-known artists that give filmmaking such depth of mind and spirit.
From festivals focused on drawing attention to inspiring stories to those offering a taste of the edibles flashed on screen, here's a sampling of unique, cherished and celebrated events from around the world focused on film.