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On the motor yacht "Red Pepper", somewhere in the middle of the ocean, off the coast of Sai Kung, Hong Kong.

Balancing the frame. One of the captains ended up falling in the water...thankfully, he had a license to swim.

Lighting an HMI on an abandoned beach to get full exposure on Super 16mm film. Our ships in the background.

There was a total of 4 boats on this film. Two filmed boats, and two production boats.

Looking back, the making of the film was a visceral, emotional experience. Something right out of Heart of Darkness.

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Getting into character

Leung Kin Ping gets into character

First time actor Aeson Lei and director Maxim Bessmertny

Location set, Tricycle Thief, January 2014

Running away from traffic while shooting crucial shots.

Jib shot at Hotel Lisboa

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For a short film of 18 min, there was at least 12 locations, and a 6 day shoot.

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