Cortés to Direct Lionsgate’s Upcoming Film “Down A Dark Hall”

There are Dark days ahead for Rodrigo Cortés

The 43-year-old Spanish film director, producer, screenwriter and editor is set to direct Lionsgate’s upcoming film Down A Dark Hall.

Rodrigo Cortés

The film, which stars Noah Silver, Rosie Day, Anna Sophia Robb and Isabelle Fuhrman, is based on Lois Duncan’s 1974 Young Adult novel of the same name.

The supernatural mystery centers on a troubled teen with a haunted past, who is committed to Blackwood, a mysterious school for gifted and disturbed girls.

Michael Goldbach and Chris Sparling penned the script.

Currently filling in Barcelona, Summit Entertainment will distribute the film.

Cortés’ credits include Buried and Red Lights.