Writer-director Catherine Hardwicke ("Thirteen") gives Indiewire some exclusive behind-the scenes insight into how she shaped her edgy new indie "Plush," in a video you can view below.

"Plush" chronicles the journey of Hayley (Emily Browning), a young, and married singer/songwriter, who after experiencing a death in the family hits a breaking point. Experimenting with drugs, and conflicted by two different love interests, Hayley finds herself trying to balance her personal life with that of her music and tour.

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"Plush" is currently playing in select theaters and is now also available on DVD and VOD.