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The Galway Film Fleadh has been voted one of the world's best film festivals.

The Galway Film Fleadh has been voted one of the world's best film festivals.

A panel of writers of influential magazine MovieMaker included the annual six-day summer event in its list of The 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World 2014.

They said the cinematic celebration, which has been running for 26 years, was "hilarious fun", but warned "be careful − the sun comes up early and can catch you with a drink in hand".

Irish Independent