3 – 7 December 2008
MUTA Hall, D. P. Hall, 15 other venues in colleges, villages and other public halls
The 10th edition of Madurai Film Festival, re-christened the 10th Madurai International Documentary and Short Film Festival, screened more than 100 films at various venues including colleges, suburbs and villages in and around Madurai.
There was a large collection of international films, Indian films and films from Tamilnadu. There were documentaries, short films, docu-fictions, experimental and animation films.
Some curated film packages were screened at the festival. The Canada package was curated by Paul Lee. A Kerala package was curated by Sarat Chandran. Magic Lantern Foundation contributed with the Under construction package of 10 films.
The Retrospective section had films by eminent documentary filmmakers Anant Patwardhan and Deepa Dhanraj.