Whether you’re looking to laugh or you’re looking to make people laugh, you’d benefit from knowing about the best independent comedy film festivals. Whatever your comedy looks like and whatever tickles your funny bone, you’re sure to find a home at any one of these

With a thriving independent film community, it’s no surprise Australia’s film fests are so strong. Full of diversity, personality, and social awareness, Australian indie film festivals offer a compelling mix of movies with a vast array of opportunities for filmmakers of all genres and interests.

Bursting with atmosphere and full of bold, daring, and often undiscovered cinematic treasures, horror film festivals are heaps of fun (especially if you have a strong stomach and a taste for terror). From all around the world, here are ten of the best indie horror