Derek Cianfrance, director and co-writer of 'Blue Valentine' and 'The Place Beyond The Pines', takes you on a guided tour through his filmmaking process. Music by Grizzly Bear, Mike Patton, Bon Iver and Arcade Fire. Closed captions available.

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This video combines excerpts from two excellent audio commentary tracks available on home releases of 'Blue Valentine' and 'The Place Beyond The Pines' with visual demonstrations from the films. This is the original cut of the video. Watching 'Blue Valentine' and 'The Place Beyond The Pines' prior to watching this video is highly recommended.

Edited by Kees van Dijkhuizen jr., © 2014. This was a non-profit project made solely for educational purposes, not aimed at breaking copyright law. All rights to all material remain courtesy of their respective owners.

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