In Gregorian calendar month 2013, it absolutely was declared Derek Cianfrance would direct the film. In might 2014, archangel Fassbender was declared within the film. In June 2014, Alicia Vikander joined the forged of the film. In July 2014, Rachel Weisz joined the forged. Participant Media co-produced the film.
Production was because of begin in Gregorian calendar month 2014, with cinematography locations as well as within the Marlborough Region in New island and Australia. On Gregorian calendar month twelve, 2014, it absolutely was reportable that the film crews were noticed reconnaissance mission locations for the cinematography in Dunedin and Otago land in New island.
On Gregorian calendar month twenty two, the crew was noticed shooting at the previous Dunedin jail in Dunedin, 3 weeks shooting was taken place within the town. In late Gregorian calendar month, cinematography was taken place on Stuart Street, wherever the crew was noticed cinematography ahead of former King Edward Technical College's building. In Dunedin, cinematography was taken place at completely different locations as well as Otago land, Port Chalmers and also the former Dunedin jail.
the assembly then affected to Central Otago's village Saint Bathans, wherever they recorded for every week and also the cinematography in New island all over in mid-November. Footage aboard a steam train was recorded in Gregorian calendar month within a refurbished picket "bird cage" rider carriage from the Pleasant purpose Railway in South town. inject Steam Heritage Trust used Ja 1240 "Jessica" for the motion-picture show and was transferred from the trust's metropolis depot to Dunedin for cinematography to require place.
On November seventeen, the assembly affected to Australia and cinematography began in Stanley, Tasmania. wherever the crews reworked some locations within the city as well as the pier, that was refurbished, and also the road, that was lined in gravel.