As he presided over the drowning of two children and their mother in the family car, it occurred to Johannes Roberts that the film he and Ernest Riera had enthusiastically committed to page was actually fairly dark…

HeyUGuys sat down to hear this confession from The Other Side of the Door’s writer/director and explored with him the the extraordinary liberties the genre allows filmmakers to take with its unfortunate human subjects! We also discussed this impressive supernatural horror’s powerful female-driven story, its maternal monster and J-horror parallels.

The Other Side of the Door opens across the UK on 4th March. If you missed our interview with The Other Side of the Door star Sarah Wayne Callies, click this way.

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