The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir which stars Dhanush has been garnering praise all over the world. Now the incredible film has won the audience award for Best Comedy at the Barcelona Sant-Jordi International Film Festival.
In The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir, based on a novel by Romain Puertolas titled The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe, Dhanush plays the character of a street magician who tricks people into believing that he possesses special magic powers and tries to swindle them.
The ‘Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir’, which also stars Erin Moriarty is a French-English language comedy-adventure film directed by Ken Scott. The film has already released in France on 18th May 2018 and has been highly appreciated by the audience.
Production companies: Brio Films, Vamanos Films, Scope Pictures, Little Red Car Films
Cast: Dhanush, Erin Moriarty, Berenice Bejo, Barkhad Abdi, Gerard Jugnot, Abel Jafri, Ben Miller
Director: Ken Scott
Screenwriters: Romain Puertolas, Luc Bossi, with the collaboration of Ken Scott, based on the novel ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe’ by Romain Puertolas
Producers: Luc Bossi, Jaime Mateus-Tique, Gregoire Lassalle, Genevieve Lemal, Saurabh Gupta, Gulzar Inder Singh Chahal, Aditi Anand, Samir Gupta
Executive producers: Mario Mazarrotto, Yamina Belarbi
Director of photography: Vincent Mathias
Production designers: Alain-Pascal Housiaux, Patrick Deschesne
Costume designer: Valerie Ranchoux
Editor: Philippe Bourgueil
Composer: Nicolas Errera
Casting: Marie-France Michel, Sebastien Moradiellos, Rachel Desmarets, Avy Kaufman
Sales: TF1 Studio