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SOUND OF MY VOICE First 12 minutes

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Here are the first 12 minutes from FOX SEARCHLIGHT’S upcoming film “SOUND OF MY VOICE”. The movie is directed by Zal Batmanglij, starring Brit Marling, Christopher Denham, and Nicole Vicius.

SOUND OF MY VOICE opens in theaters April 27, 2012.



In SOUND OF MY VOICE, Peter (Christopher Denham) and Lorna (Nicole Vicius), a couple and documentary filmmaking team, infiltrate a mysterious group led by an enigmatic young woman named Maggie (Brit Marling). Intent on exposing her as a charlatan and freeing the followers from her grip, Peter and Lorna start to question their objective and each other as they unravel the secrets of Maggie’s underworld.

FOX SEARCHLIGHT PICTURES ACQUIRES “SOUND OF MY VOICE”

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley announced today that the company has acquired rights to English speaking territories, including North America, United Kingdom and Australia, for the suspenseful drama SOUND OF MY VOICE theatrical release.  Directed by Zal Batmanglij and written by Batmanglij and Brit Marling, SOUND OF MY VOICE stars Brit Marling, Christopher Denham, Nicole Vicius and Avery Pohl.  The film was produced by Hans Ritter, Shelley Surpin and Brit Marling.  
 
“Zal Batmanglij’s first feature offers a truly unique voice in filmmaking with a tense and compelling tale.  Brit Marling amazed us once again with her stunningly deft performance,” said Utley and Gilula.  “We are thrilled to be working with such exceptional talent.”
 
“‘Sound of My Voice’ could not have found a better home than at Fox Searchlight. I’m inspired by their brave choices and unwavering support of filmmakers. I’m excited to be part of the family,” said Batmanglij
 
In SOUND OF MY VOICE, Peter (Denham) and Lorna (Vicius), a young Los Angeles couple, infiltrate the underworld of a cult led by an enigmatic young woman named Maggie (Marling).  Intent on exposing her as a charlatan and freeing the group members from her spell, Peter and Lorna start to question their objective as they unravel the mysteries of Maggie’s past.  

The deal was brokered by Fox Searchlight’s Senior Vice President of Business Affairs Megan O’Brien, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Acquisitions Tony Safford and Vice President of Acquisitions Ray Strache with Shelley Surpin of Surpin & Mayersohn LLP, David Flynn and Rena Ronson of UTA’s Independent Film Group, CAA and Danielle Robinson of Alan Siegel Entertainment on behalf of the filmmaker