By Simran Hans
At the Marrakech International Film Festival, champagne flows freely and stars fill the sky.
Aki Kaurismäki is still king, but emerging voices at both ends of the scale are ensuring a bright future for this small Scandinavian nation.
They may not be able to promise glitz and glamour, but small independent film festivals are now more vital than ever.
By Grace Banks
The Carthage Film Festival once again proved that radical liberalism is alive and well in North Africa.