The Czech theme, elaborated by the new look of director and producer Sean Ellis with a major action scene in the church.
For the purpose of filming, the decoration of the Orthodox Church of St. Cyril and Methodius was built at the Barrandov Studio in a scale of 1:1, in which most of the action scenes of the film took place.
In the church there were installed and then fired incredible 3000 squibs, we shot about 10,000 dust balls from paintball weapons and also realized 30 imitation of grenade explosions.
During the hot summer days and with the support of hundreds of lights, the temperature at the studio floor reached up to 70 degrees Celsius.
Scenes in flooded crypts were filmed in the Barrandov Studios. The crew filmed here for three days in a meter and a half deep water that was heated all the time.
Production Co: LD Entertainment, Lucky Man Films
Director: Sean Ellis
Written by: Sean Ellis, Anthony Frewin
DOP: Sean Ellis
Cast: Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Charlotte Le Bon, Aňa Geislerová, Toby Jones, Harry Lloyd, Alena Mihulová, Sam Keeley, Jan Budař, Ondřej Malý, Mish Boyko, Martin Hofmann, Václav Neužil ml., Bill Milner, Marcin Dorociński, Brian Caspe, Detlef Bothe