The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

Kinodes üle Eesti

July 13, 2018

After the death of his mother, Aja, a young con artist from Mumbai starts an extraordinary journey looking for the father he never knew. In Paris, he falls in love in a Swedish furniture store, he faces the dangers of crossing the border with Somali immigrants to England, becomes famous on a dance floor in Rome, travels across the Mediterranean Sea in a balloon to finally understand what is really important and who he wishes to become.  

The extraordinary journey of the fakir is from the french novelist Romain Puertolas best-seller published in 2013. The movie was partly filmed in France !

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir (L’Extraordinaire voyage du fakir)

Released date 30 mai 2018
Realized by Ken Scott
With Dhanush, Bérénice Bejo, Erin Moriarty…
Themes Comedy, aventure

In Every good theater, beginning July 13 !

Distribution ACMEFILM

Read this article in: Français, Eesti,

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