EXCLUSIVE: Séville International will kick off talks with buyers in Toronto on the Anonymous Content drama Len And Company starring Rhys Ifans and Juno Temple.
Multiple Cannes Lions-winning commercials director Tim Godsall helms the story from a screenplay he jointly adapted with Katharine Knight based on Carly Mensch’s play Len, Asleep In Vinyl.
Len And Company centres on the unexpected journey of self-discovery by a miserable hit record producer whose self-imposed exile is shattered by his estranged son and a successful client.
Rounding out the key cast are Jack Kilmer, Keir Gilchrist and Kathryn Hahn.
Anonymous Content founder Steve Golin financed Len And Company and served as executive producer with Kate Buckley. Youree Henley of The Bling Ring fame and Rick Jarjoura produces with Anonymous Content.
eOne Films International president Harold van Lier negotiated the deal on behalf of Séville International with Golin for the filmmakers.
Séville International vice-president of international sales Anick Poirier’s Toronto slate includes New Zealand Drama The Dark Horse.
Anonymous Content and Séville International parent company eOne are also collaborating on Spotlight. eOne Films International is handling pre-sales on Thomas McCarthy’s Boston priest paedophile story to star Rachel McAdams, resurgent Birdman lead Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo and Liev Schreiber.