Behind the Scenes of THE RAID, parts 4 and 5

April 5, 2012

THE RAID has become a box office sensation both in U.S. theaters and in its native Indonesia – where it’s expected to be the first film since 2009 to break 1 million admissions and go on to become one of the top grossing Indonesian films of all time.

Below are a couple more video blogs from the production of this high-octane action flick. We’re not saying this is the perfect Easter Weekend movie, but if you haven’t seen it yet you should definitely check it out while it’s still in theaters.

The filmmakers discuss the challenges of shooting on location, producer Ario Sagantoro discusses the black humor in the film, and actor Ray Sahetapi discussses plainting the villainous Tama:

The filmmakers go into greater depth about the fight choreography and the stamina required to make the fight scenes as intense as they appear:

Watch the other production blogs in the series: part 1 | part 2 | part 3