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A commercial flight is suddenly hijacked by terrorists, leaving a young pilot to fight and negotiate with the ruthless attackers. What happens solely inside the claustrophobic cockpit could spell disaster for those trapped outside, and beyond…

Patrick Vollrath , born in 1985, grew up in a small town in Germany and started his career working as an editor. In 2008, he began his studies in Directing at the Film Academy Vienna where he graduated with honors. His teacher and mentor was Academy Award® and two-time Palme d'Or-winning Michael Haneke. Patrick has been awarded several national and international prizes for his work. His graduation film EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY premiered in the Semaine de la Critique in Cannes and in 2016 it was nominated for an Academy Award® for Best Live Action Short Film at the 88th Academy Awards®. The film has since been awarded more than 30 prestigious prizes worldwide. 7500 is his feature film debut, starring two-time Golden Globe®-nominated actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
Genre Drama, Thriller
Category Feature
Year of Production 2019
Director Patrick Vollrath
Screenplay Patrick Vollrath, Senad Halilbašić
Cinematography Sebastian Thaler
Cast Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Omid Memar, Aylin Tezel, Carlo Kitzlinger, Murathan Muslu, Paul Wollin
Producers Jonas Katzenstein, Maximilian Leo
Co-Producers Franz Novotny, Alexander Glehr
Production Company augenschein Filmproduktion, in co-production with Novotny & Novotny Filmproduktion, SWR, Bayerischer Rundfunk, ARTE
Length 92 min
Format color
Original Version
 German, English, Turkish, Arabic
Festivals Locarno 2019 (Piazza Grande)
With backing from Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, German Federal Film Fund, BKM, German Federal Film Board, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, MFG Baden-Württemberg, Österreichisches Filminstitut, Filmfonds Wien, FISA - Filmstandort Austria
German Distributor Universum Film
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