About the Film | Somewhere Movie Synopsis | Focus Features

Somewhere won the Golden Lion Award for Best Picture at the 2010 Venice International Film Festival. From Academy Award-winning writer/director Sofia Coppola (Lost in TranslationThe Virgin SuicidesMarie Antoinette), Somewhere is a witty, moving, and empathetic look into the orbit of actor Johnny Marco (played by Stephen Dorff).

You have probably seen him in the tabloids; Johnny is living at the legendary Chateau Marmont hotel in Hollywood. He has a Ferrari to drive around in, and a constant stream of girls and pills to stay in with. Comfortably numbed, Johnny drifts along. Then, his 11-year-old daughter Cleo (Elle Fanning) from his failed marriage arrives unexpectedly at the Chateau. Their encounters encourage Johnny to face up to where he is in life and confront the question that we all must: which path in life will you take?

Filmed entirely on location, Somewhere reunites the writer/director with Lost in Translation editor Sarah Flack and production designer Anne Ross. Stacey Battat (Broken English) is the costume designer, and Harris Savides (Elephant) is the director of photography, on Somewhere.

Johnny Marco

- Stephen Dorff

Cleo

- Elle Fanning

Sammy

- Chris Pontius

Writer/Director/Producer

- Sofia Coppola

Producer

- G. Mac Brown

Producer

- Roman Coppola

Executive Producer

- Francis Ford Coppola

Executive Producer

- Fred Roos

Director of Photography

- Harris Savides, ASC

Production Designer

- Anne Ross

Film Editor

- Sarah Flack, A.C.E.

Costume Designer

- Stacey Battat

Music Score

- Phoenix