Previous years retrospectives have focused on the works of Girish Kasaravalli, Sudhir Mishra, Revathi,
Sreekar Prasad, Rituparno Ghosh, Waheeda Rehman,Aparna Sen, Kamal Hasan and K.G.George. The festival also has a documentary section
and a short films section, which is very popular with young film makers and students in the city. Screenings at the festival are followed
by interactions with directors/producers giving cinema lovers an opportunity for a focused interaction and Q&A.