Dhanush's international film "The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir"
to release in India on 21st June
Dhanush’ first international film ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the
Fakir’ is all set to hit Indian screens. Leading distributor Anil
Thadani will release the English language comedy-adventure film in
India on June 21st, 2019.
"We are delighted to have Anil Thadani’s AA films for the all India
release and YNOTX in Tamil Nadu to give this beautiful film the
perfect marketing and distribution collaboration and reach the right
audiences. Having been very successful in select International
locations where it’s released so far, we are very excited to have the
best partners in India, led by Golden Ratio Films, to maximise the
potential of this film across English and Tamil” says Saurabh Gupta
Producer and Managing Director, M! Capital Ventures.
The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is directed by Ken Scott and
produced by Saurabh Gupta, Gulzar Singh Chahal, Aditi Anand, Samir
Gupta, Luc Bossi, Jaime Mateus-Tique, Gregoire Lassalle, Genevieve
Lemal and Co-Produced by Abhayanand Singh and Piyush Singh from Golden
ratio who are also presenting the film.
"I Could not have asked for better more exciting partners when I
started this extraordinary journey. I know this very unique film is in
safe hands with Golden Ratio, AA Films and YNOTX's teams." says
Producer Aditi Anand
Hollywood Reporter comparing it to "a la Slumdog Millionaire or Lion"
goes on to say "At a time when the plight of immigrants has become the
subject of heated political debate in Europe and the U.S., an
extremely feel-good migration movie like The Extraordinary Journey of
the Fakir comes along as a rather pleasant surprise."
Based on the book by Romain Puértolas, the film is about an Indian
street magician's journey to Paris. The film deals with the problems
of immigrants across the world. Despite handling a rather sensitive
and gloomy subject, the film seems to be filled with light-hearted