Shot in 18 days.
In an interview after a screening of the film, Kogonada stated that one of the major influences for the film was filmmaker Yasujirô Ozu, particularly his film Tokyo Story (1953).
Columbus, Indiana is known as "The Athens on the Prarie"
Columbus, Indiana is known for its unique modern architecture.
According to Kogonada, for Casey architecture is "an entrance to a way of seeing."