"I like the same stuff he does," he said. "I love moving cameras, and I'm very, very particular about color palette, which he is as well. I think it worked really well. I wasn't trying to do something that was so completely far afield of maybe what he was thinking for the movie, but at the same time I felt very confident that I was able to put my stamp on it from the beginning."
Nixey has plans for a feature follow-up called "Simple Machines" that he penned himself. The story, the self-described "genre guy" said, also exists in the realm of the unreal — it's about an inventor who must save one of his creations.