The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir
France | 92 min | 2018 | French / English With English SubtitlesVictorian Premiere
Saturday, August 18, 05.00 PM | HOYTS Melbourne Central
Sunday, August 19, 05.00 PM | VILLAGE Cinema, Century City (in English)
The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is a French English-language comedy-adventure film directed by Ken Scott and starring Dhanush. It is based on a novel by Romain Puertolas titled The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir. The story of Ajatashatru Oghash Rathod, a fakir who tricks his local village in Rajasthan, India into believing his possesses special powers and into paying him to fly to Paris to buy a bed of nails from an Ikea store. The film was shot in four countries: India, France, Italy, and Libya.
|| Ken Scott
||Dhanush, Bérénice Bejo, Erin Moriarty, Barkhad Abdi, Gérard Jugnot, Abel Jafri, Ben Miller