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[2011 interview, on Les aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec
(2010)] The film is not heavy; it's an ice cream. It's vanilla strawberry with chocolate on top, and fudge. Making it was like a holiday. Two years ago, if you presented me with something heavy, I wouldn't do it. It was the beginning of the global crisis and I didn't want to put more weight on people. There is nothing I ...
Refuses to do interviews or audio commentaries for DVD releases. This is because he believes that they ruin the impact of the film.
As seen in Taxi and The Transporter, very distinctive car chase scenes focusing on very low camera shots very close to the front bumper of a fast moving (and often rather mundane) car (transporters Renault 5) with a lot of sideways swerving movment (though traffic or other). Nearly always to a French hiphop soundtrack.