For his first feature film, he put the cameraman in a very confined space - a handful of square meters - and left him there with Joseph Gordon-Levitt. The result was 7500. Patrick Vollrath knew exactly what he wanted - an hour and a half of suspense inside a sky-high cockpit - and he got it partly thanks to the seasoned, infallible leading man he chose. Piazza Grande will also fly, thanks to those emotions.
Interview by Adriano Ercolani