- International Competition for Feature Films
- International Competition for Debut Director's Films (Features)
- Competition for Indian Movies
- International Competition for Short Films
- International Competition for Student Short Films
- International Competition for Documentaries
OUT OF COMPETITION
- Children Films
- Environmental and Sustainability Films
5 Good reasons to be at Hyderabad, the venue of second edition of INDYWOOD FILM CARNIVAL
- As per the CBFC report of 2014, the Telugu Film industry is placed first in India, in terms of films produced yearly, much ahead of the rest 15, including BOLLYWOOD.
- Hyderabad holds the Guinness World Record for the largest film production facility in the world, which is Ramoji Film City.
- The Prasads IMAX located in Hyderabad is one of the largest 3D IMAX screens, and the most attended cinema screen in the world.
- The industry in the only indian film industry to hold a memorandum of understanding with the Motion Picture Association of America to combat video piracy.
- Bahubali (2015) ,the highest all time grossing movie within india is from Hyderabad. (USD 120 Million on still going )