Renny Harlin will direct an as-yet-untitled thriller set in Russia’s Ural Mountains says Screen Daily.
The film deals with the mysterious Dyatlov Pass incident in Febuary 1959, when nine experienced hikers were found dead. The story will follows contemporary students on a trip to investigate the mystery.
Alexander Rodnyansky, Kia Jam, Harlin and Sergei Bespalov will produce the film.
Production begins on location in Russia in March.