EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo Talks 'Intruders' and 'Highlander' Reboot

Wednesday, 28 March 2012 18:32
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Opening on March 30th is the new horror film from Spanish director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (28 Weeks Later) called Intruders. The movie stars an international cast of actors that includes Clive Owen (Sin City, Children of Men), Carice van Houten (Repo Men), Kerry Fox (Bright Star), and Ella Purnell (Never Let Me Go).

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to sit down with director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo to discuss his work on Intruders, as well as his upcoming reboot of Highlander. The talented director talked about Intruders, his unique visual style, the origin of fear, creating supernatural elements, casting Clive Owen, the current status of the Highlander reboot, his love for the original, whether or not it will be his next film, working on the script, conformation that it will be a reboot and NOT a remake, and possibly casting Owen as an immortal in the upcoming film. 

To watch our exclusive interview with Juan Carlos Fresnadillo about Intruders and the Highlander reboot, please click on the video player above. 


It tells the story of two children who live in different countries and are visited at night by a faceless being who wants to take possession of them. One little boy who lives in Spain and another 12-year-old girl in Britain. 

Intruders opens in theaters on March 30th

The Highlander reboot is currently in development. 

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