A total of 171 films from across the globe will be screened at the Chennai International Film Festival beginning 18 December in Chennai. The film festival being organised by Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation will have a special contest for Tamil films in which 12 movies are competing.
The film festival being organised with the support of Tamilnadu government will be on till 25 December.
Movis in Tamil competition section includes Ennathan Pesuvatho, Kathai, Thiraikathai, Vachanam, Iyyakkam, Kutram Kadithal, Madras,mMundaspatti, Saduranga Vettai, Salim, Sigaram Thodu, Panniyarum Padminium, Poovarasam PeePee, Thegidi, Vennila Veedu.
Dignitaries from foreign countries and whose who of Tamil cinema will be attending the event.