Loading

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

M Drama

Sorry, there are no upcoming session times for The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir at Dendy Newtown

Synopsis

Based on the bestselling novel...

THE EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEY OF THE FAKIR takes us on a wild ride of coincidence and circumstance. Aja, a young fakir (magician) from the streets of India arrives in Paris in search of his past and his future. He falls head-over-heels for Marie, whom he meets amongst the cabinets and couches in an IKEA store, and plans to meet up with her again the next day. When he accidentally gets stuck in a wardrobe that is shipped in the night to the UK, Aja finds himself on the run from border police and bandits alike. As he tries to make his way back to the city of love, Aja finds himself crossing many borders and meeting many colourful characters. 

___________________________________________________________

“The film's true appeal lies in Dhanush's winsome turn as a down-and-out foreigner experiencing the absurdity of Europe," - The Hollywood Reporter

“… magical realism, deadpan comedy, musical numbers and moments of tear-jerking drama.” - The Hollywood Reporter

“Bright, breezy and with an ear for Bollywood musical numbers,” - South China Morning Post

Release Date 2 May 2019
Running Time 1hr 32m
Rating M | Mature
Cast Dhanush, Erin Moriarty, Barkhad Abdi, Bérénice Bejo
Director Ken Scott

You May Also Like

Left
loading...

Rocketman

M Drama

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

loading...

Never Look Away

M Drama

Never Look Away tells the story of a young art student, Kurt who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie

loading...

Red Joan

M Drama

The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.

loading...

Tolkien

M Drama

Explore the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school. This takes him into the outbreak of World War I, which threatens to tear the “fellowship” apart. All of these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-Earth novels.

Right