In the Blink of an Eye
Directed byAndrew Stanton
Written byColby Day
Produced by
CinematographyOle Brett Birkeland
Edited byMollie Goldstein
Mighty Engine
Distributed bySearchlight Pictures
Running time
104 minutes
CountryUnited States

In the Blink of an Eye is an upcoming American science fiction film directed by Andrew Stanton and written by Colby Day. It stars Kate McKinnon, Rashida Jones and Daveed Diggs.

The film will be released by Searchlight Pictures on Hulu in the United States.[1]


Depicts three interconnected stories exploring the history of the world.



It was first announced in October 2022 that Andrew Stanton had signed on to direct the film written by Colby Day for Searchlight Pictures, which cited the films 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Magnolia (1999) and Interstellar (2014) as influences for the story.[2] Kate McKinnon, Rashida Jones, Daveed Diggs and Skywalker Hughes were among the cast announced to star in the film in March 2023.[3][4][5][6]

Filming began on March 24, 2023 in Vancouver, and was scheduled to run until May 16.[7][8]


  1. ^ "Searchlight Pictures & Television Preview 2023-2024" (PDF). Searchlight Slate Preview 8.7.23. August 7, 2023. Retrieved August 24, 2023.
  2. ^ Kit, Borys (October 7, 2022). "Andrew Stanton to Direct Epic Sci-Fi Drama In the Blink of an Eye for Searchlight (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 21 March 2023.
  3. ^ Kroll, Justin (March 21, 2023). "Kate McKinnon To Star In Searchlight And Andrew Stanton's In The Blink Of An Eye". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 21 March 2023.
  4. ^ Kit, Borys (March 21, 2023). "Rashida Jones Joins Kate McKinnon in Andrew Stanton Sci-Fi Drama In the Blink of Eye (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 21 March 2023.
  5. ^ Donnelly, Matt (March 23, 2023). "Daveed Diggs Joins Andrew Stanton's In the Blink of an Eye at Searchlight (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 24 March 2023.
  6. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony; Cordero, Rosy (March 30, 2023). "Searchlight's Andrew Stanton Movie In The Blink Of An Eye Adds Jorge Vargas, Tanaya Beatty & Skywalker Hughes As Cameras Roll". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 30 March 2023.
  7. ^ Gittins, Susan (February 17, 2023). "Big Sci-Fi Drama IN THE BLINK OF AN EYE From Andrew Stanton Filming in Vancouver This Spring". Hollywood North Buzz. Retrieved 21 March 2023.
  8. ^ "In Production List". Creative BC Film Commission. Retrieved 27 March 2023.