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Derek Cianfrance


Derek Cianfrance began making movies at age 13. He later attended The University of Colorado where he studied under avant-garde film legends Stan Brakhage and Phil Solomon. His first three films, 'Five O'clock Shadow', 'Raw Footage', and Brother Tied (1998), won consecutive Goldfarb Awards for best film. Raw Footage went on to be awarded a Special... See full bio »

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Blue Valentine Director
(2010)
(2016)
Brother Tied Director
(1998)

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[describing Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper's first meeting in The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)] It was like two alpha wolves, these two guys peeking at each other. I was reading a lot of Jack London at the time. See more »

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Acts in Towheads (2013) which was directed by wife Shannon Plumb, who also stars in it, along with their sons Walker and Cody. See more »

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