9th Chennai International Film Festival ends on 22nd Dec 2011. Director K Balachander, Suhasini Maniratnam,Sarath Kumar,Aadhi,Parthiban,Prasanna,Mohan,Dhansika,Rohini,Revathy,Lissy Priyadarshan,Mano Bala,Fathima Babu and others were present on the occasion. This year, the international film festival in Chennai had been a hot bed of controversies. First, it was the issue of award-winning Tamils films like Thenmerku Paruvakkatru, Aaranya Kaandam and Sengadal, not being screened in the competition section. Later Director’s Union turned against the committee members.