Vaagai Sooda Vaa has been selected to be screened at the Indian Panorama section at the prestigious International Film Festival of India, 2012. Incidentally, this is the only Tamil film to be screened in this section out of the 20 films selected. This period flick, set in the 1960s, was critically acclaimed and received rave reviews when released last year.
Vaagai Sooda Vaa, directed by A Sarkunam, won the National Award for Best Tamil Feature Film. Vimal, Iniya, K Bhagyaraj and others played important roles in this film for which music was scored by M Ghibran.