Eve Hewson, Sean Penn Seek A “Place”

Newcomer Eve Hewson (“The 27 Club”) will star opposite Sean Penn in the indie “This Must Be the Place” for Indigo Film, Lucky Red, Element Film and ARP Selection reports Variety.

Penn plays an ageing rock star who is in pursuit of the Nazi criminal who tormented his father in a concentration camp.

Hewson will play a gothic-punk music fan who is a close friend of Penn’s character. Frances McDormand also stars.

Paolo Sorrentino directs from a script he co-wrote with Umberto Contarello. Nicola Giuliano and Andrea Occhipinti are producing

Shooting begins in Ireland and the U.S. later this month.