Fox Searchlight's "In America" topped nominations for the 2004 IFP Independent Spirit Awards with six, followed by five each for HBO Films/Fine Line Features' "American Splendor" and the Samuel…
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Fox Searchlight's wattage getting brighter. Peter Rice -- along with marketing topper Nancy Utley and distrib chief Steve Gilula -- have been raising the stakes at Searchlight, getting into more…
Kenneth Lonergan, the writer-director of "You Can Count on Me," is in negotiations to bring his newest project -- a coming-of-age drama titled "Margaret" -- to Fox Searchlight.
Robert Redford will direct romantic thriller "The Company You Keep" for specialized division Fox Searchlight. Pic is based on Neil Gordon's third novel of the same name.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has promoted Joshua Deighton to VP of production, reporting to exec VP Claudia Lewis. Lewis praised Deighton's "fresh and innovative approach" to developing films.
After two years on the sidelines sorting out its corporate future, lottery franchise DNA Films is finally ready to get back in the production game with its new partner Fox Searchlight.
Fox Searchlight has sealed a five-year U.K. production partnership with DNA Films to create a major British film company with access to worldwide distribution via Fox.
Director Alexander Payne will make his next film, "Sideways," at Fox Searchlight. Ensemble comedy will begin shooting around the wineries of Santa Ynez in mid-September.