The film was produced by the multi award winning UK and French production companies, Native Voice Films and La Compagnie des Taxi Brousse, in co-production with ARTE France.  The film was Directed and written by Phil Cox (The Bengali Detective / Love Hotel / Captured in Sudan ) and edited by Esteban Uyarra (Pussy Riot / Love Hotel). The film was produced by Giovanna Stopponi, Laurent Mini and Damon Smith and executive produced by Catherine Bailey and Karim Samai. This team have premiered their feature films and trans-media work at festivals around the world, including Sundance, the Berlinale, IDFA, Toronto and many others.