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Original Air Date:
13 February 2008 (Season 1, Episode 2)
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Kevin Eldon ... Romulus
Michael Walter ... Zercon (as Big Mick)

Rory McCann ... Attila the Hun

Nicholas Boulton ... Bleda

Allen Leech ... Edeco

Michael Maloney ... Vigilas

Jonny Phillips ... Theodosius (as Jonathan Phillips)
Ian Barritt ... Chrysaphius
Ian Lindsay ... Maximinus

Oliver Cotton ... Actius
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Nikolay Mutafchiev

Shero Rauf ... Warrior #1 - One Man Army
Ivan Sashov ... Messenger

Episode Crew
Directed by
Gareth Edwards 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Tony Etchells  writer

Produced by
Matthew Barrett .... executive producer
Mark Hedgecoe .... series producer
Jim Spencer .... line producer
Cinematography by
Rob Goldie 
Film Editing by
Colin Goudie 
Casting by
Hamid Ait Timaghrit 
Kate Rhodes James 
Production Design by
Alan Spalding 
Art Direction by
Eddie Andres 
Costume Design by
Ros Little 
Makeup Department
Miglena Bogdanova .... makeup artist: Bulgaria
Sophie Brice .... makeup artist
Kirstie Stanway .... makeup designer
Greta Velikova .... makeup artist
Production Management
Bryan Phillips .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Victor Bojinov .... first assistant director
Hristo Dimitrov .... second assistant director
Nick Justin .... first assistant director
Art Department
Marin Diimitrov .... stand-by props
Gregory Fangeaux .... storyboard artist
Sophie Hervieu .... stand-by art director
Jasen Kovachev .... stand-by props
Oli Novadnieks .... prop buyer (as Ollie Novadnieks)
Peter Rakovski .... set dresser
Bjarne Tungland .... art direction trainee
Sound Department
Pietro Dalmasso .... dialogue & sound effects editor (2008)
Simon Farmer .... sound
Danny Finn .... dubbing mixer
George Hapig .... foley artist (2008)
Valery Metodiev .... boom operator
Visual Effects by
Tony Gilbert .... visual effects supervisor
Luke Wilmot .... visual effects supervisor
Radoslav Ignatov .... stunt rider
Danko Jordanov .... stunts
Trayan Milenov-Troy .... stunt actor
Velizar Peev .... stunts
Shero Rauf .... utility stunts
Kaloian Vodenicharov .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Perry Barwick .... camera operator
Todor Kostov .... gaffer
Driss Marzak .... gaffer
Casting Department
Hamid Ait Timaghrit .... casting producer
Jane Anderson .... casting assistant (2008)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Joanna Beatty .... location costume designer
Ray Greenhill .... principals dresser
Tom Reeve .... costume assistant
Editorial Department
Lisa Clifford-Owen .... assistant editor
Vincent Narduzzo .... colorist
Music Department
Mikael Carlsson .... soundtrack producer
James Fitzpatrick .... music contractor
Jan Holzner .... orchestra recording engineer
Other crew
Geraldine Ditano .... production accountant
Krasimira Karachorova .... script supervisor
Claire Roberts .... production secretary
Valery Ryan .... script editor

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5 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
rattling the visual effects community, 2 July 2008
Author: zoecarbon from United States

The story behind the making of Attila is rattling the visual effects community. The director Gareth Edward, not only did a fantastic job directing the film, but also accomplished all of the 250 HD visual effects shots in five months all by himself!

He was so highly regarded that he was asked to teach an effects class at this last term which saw streams of vfx professionals signing up and received massive out-pouring of complements for the course.

the film is a must see for anyone interested in visual effects and of course the history of Attila the Hun.

For more information on his incredible feat see this article:

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