The Fakir of Venice is a upcoming Hindi comedy and drama movie. The Rock on star Farhan Akhtar is in lead role and Anu Kapoor plays the role of an Fakir(saint). The film is directed by Anand Surapur and produced by Punit Desai and Anand Surapur. It is the debut film of the director and he has choosen a real life story to make his debut.The music is by A R Rehman.
The story of the movie is about a common Indian man who is hired to find a man who can bury himself under the sand. The two characters of the movie carry deception for completing Art project in Venice.
Sources says that The Fakir of Venice was actually meant to be Farhan Akhtar debut film. Farhan Akhtar debutant in Bollywood in 2008 in film Rock on, but before Rock on he has finalized to do The Fakir of Venice which later has been delayed due to some issues. The movie has been finally completed after 9 years and is set to release in month of July or August.