The Beaufort International Film Festival is on the 2013 list of the Top 25 Coolest General Film Festivals in the World published by MovieMaker Magazine.
"We are thrilled to receive this honor and thank all of our supporters, sponsors, filmmakers and volunteers who made it possible," festival director Ron Tucker said in a news release. "They are the cool ones."
The Charleston International Film Festival and Columbia's Indie Grits Film Festival also made the list.
The complete list is at www.moviemaker.com/festivals.