Context of The place beyond the pines, Focus Features and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment present an Electric City Entertainment production in association with Verisimilitude ; a film by Derek Cianfrance ; produced by Sidney Kimmel ... [and others] ; story by Derek Cianfrance and Ben Coccio ; screenplay by Derek Cianfrance, Ben Coccio and Darius Marder ; directed by Derek Cianfrance