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.
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