Interview: Director Martin Guigui (Beneath the Darkness)

Upon receiving screenwriter Bruce Wilkinson’s script for “Beneath the Darkness,” Martin Guigui was immediately interested in directing the horror film, “Beneath the Darkness”. “I thought it was a unique story with a fun villain and sort of a throwback, reminding me of the psychological thrillers that I grew up watching,” says Guigui, noting that he has always admired Alfred Hitchcock, Roman Polanski and Brian De Palma’s work. “I had not yet tackled this genre and was looking for one that would challenge me. This felt like the right one.” In “Beneath the Darkness,” which is available today on Blu-ray and DVD at retail stores and rental outlets throughout the Valley, four teenagers discover a terrible secret when they break into the home of a mortician (Dennis Quaid) whose wife… View more on examiner.com