Amin, Director of a Malaysian-Indian co-production venture 8 MM, says it is a thriller with a difference. 
Amin, who has also handled the film's story and scrrenplay, says the significance of the title would be revealed only in the movie. 
Amin has already directed several films in Malaysian. 8MM also features a prominent Malaysian actor Sivabalan. 
The film has Nirmal and Dhivya in the lead roles. 
Producer Jayaradhakrishnan has thanked the Tamil film industry for extending its full co-operation to the movie crew and cast. The film has been unde production for over 18 months, the reason being that the shoot was mainly at actual locations whether in Malaysia or in Kerala, Tamil Nadu,  Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. 
Hero Nirmal said he was a dentist by profession but agreed to do the role on hearing the story.
Cast and Crew:
Actor/Actress : Nirmal, Dhivya, Gandhinathan (Malaysia) Sivabalan
(Malaysia) Viji, Shyam, Maruthu, Thigha, Kesavan
Cinematography : S.Sakthivel
Music : Murali Subramani
Editing : K. Mohanraj
Stunt Director : RK Murali
Choreography : Subash, Raj FDA, Navatheepan
Art Director : Kamal
P.R.O : A.John
Stills : Saravanan
Production Manager : Aathur Arumugam
Lyrics : Pa.Vijay, Kalaikumar, Thiaggha
Background Score : L.V.Ganesan
Dialogues : Thiaggha
Co-Producers : Navakumaran, Kesavan Katrhirveloo,
Produced by : Jayaradhakrishnan (BKM) (Malaysia)
Story - Screenplay - Direction : Amin