Standing Still was financed via the Crowdfunding website Indiegogo. A budget of £3,075 was raised from 56 backers.
Ironically, Jonathan Slinger has actually played Hamlet on the RSC stage in real life, so has been somewhat more successful than his character Edgar.
This is The Brothers McLeod's first live action film. The duo have moved into the live action genre following international success for their animated work.