Directed by Anand Surapur, ‘The Fakir of Venice’ is a story of two men – Farhan Akhtar and Annu Kapoor, who are involved in deceiving and tricking anyone. Their story of fraud trails from Mumbai to Venice in Italy.
Farhan essays the role of a small time contractor and also a con-man who’s hired to find a fakir for an art installation in Venice. During his stringent search, he meets Annu Kapoor, second con-man. Kapoor accepts to play the fakir and has his share of secrets.
The movie was supposed to release in 2008 but was hold back for unknown reasons. Musical maestro AR Rahman has composed the music.