Top 5 Prestigious Film Festivals
Some filmmakers, lacking a big marketing budget, enter film festivals in hopes of getting their films noticed by critics, the public, and important film industry members. Many classic movies would never have made it to the big screen without the exposure that some film festivals can bring to them. Many cities, schools, and private organizations sponsor their own film festivals. Some have gained international prominence and are now events where filmmakers flock to get their work noticed.