Being on recce with director Alex Holmes proved the best way to understand the geography of a remote railway siding, the site of a pivitol shoot-out sequence.
‘We wouldn’t get this far’ says our military advisor, deadpan, adding ‘we would have been wiped out by the sniper in the water tower’.
‘What water tower?’
‘That one’ he says, pointing back over his shoulder to a tower some half a kilometer away. Sometimes it pays to have an expert on board.