'Bill Askew' wrote the script while in Australia, finishing the three drafts in just over a month.

Hirbour received 22 stitches on his left arm after and off-camera mishap during production.

During the one-day reshoot, Hirbour's nose was broken and he was forced to shoot the rest of his scenes from angles that would hide the swelling. If you listen closely, you can hear Hirbour's nose breaking during the flashback standoff in the snowy field between Declan and Le Morte.