Fast Five’s Stunt Coordinator Jack Gill Breaks Down the Vault Car Chase Scene

Vanity Fair, published February 2. 2019

On this episode of “Notes on a Scene,” Jack Gill, member of Stunts Unlimited and a stunt coordinator on “Fast Five,” breaks down the car chase scene in the movie’s climax as Vin Diesel and Paul Walker’s characters steal $100 million dollars in a bank vault. Jack explains how the stunt team and director Justin Lin created the scene with largely practical effects including a real 9,000 pound steel vault dragged behind two Dodge Chargers.