eOne Films International has reported a strong response to its comedy drama Song For Marion, which the Weinsteins are poised to buy for the US.

Charlotte Mickie has licensed rights to Sun Distribution for Latin America, Ascot Elite for all German rights excluding TV and all multi-lingual Swiss rights plus Austria.

ARD Degeto has taken German TV rights. Lev Cinemas will release in Israel and Greenlight Films has licensed for Iceland.

Vanessa Redgrave, Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton and Christopher Eccleston star in the story of a grumpy man who learns to embrace life when he joins an unconventional choir.

Meanwhile a couple of deals have closed on Guy Maddin’s Keyhole which premiered in Toronto and stars Jason Patric as a gangster who confronts his family’s past. Isabella Rossellini and Udo Kier also star.

monterey media has acquired US rights while ED Distribution will release the drama in France.