With the limited release of Derek Cianfrance's long awaited "Blue Valentine" follow-up "The Place Beyond the Pines," beginning today, distributor Focus Features has released a video featurette on the conception and production on the film, featuring interviews with the director and stars Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes and Bradley Cooper.

The video features all four discussing the process of working with each other including Gosling's previous work with Cianfrance on "Blue Valentine."

For more information on the film, check out our exclusive video interview with Cianfrance here or read Eric Kohn's review from its Toronto premiere here. "The Place Beyond the Pines," opens today in New York and Los Angeles and will expand to additional markets in the coming weeks.