First theatrically released feature film as a cinematographer for D.O.P. Andrew Lesnie. Lesnie's first feature (straight to video) was Fantasy Man (1984). Lesnie had also previously worked on short films, documentaries and television series.
On the Australian DVD's featurette, producer David Elfick expressed grave concerns about this film's choice of title, 'Emoh Ruo'. Elfick virtually concedes that perhaps another title would have been more beneficial for the public's reaction to this movie and its subsequent box-office.