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Williams wanted to stay close to her Brooklyn home to take care of her daughter, Matilda, so the director chose Honesdale due to its proximity to Brooklyn.
I took a compass and (...) literally put one point of the compass on her house, and I drew a circle, an hour diameter around her house, and it just touched Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Angered that Cindy left the motel without waking him, Dean shows up drunk at the clinic, leading to a violent altercation with Dr. He kicks both Dean and Cindy out, firing the latter. Dean tries to persuade Cindy to give the marriage another chance, asking if she wants their daughter to grow up in a broken home.
Cindy says she does not want her to grow up with parents who are so hateful to each other.
Before filming the marriage dissolution between the main characters, Gosling and Williams prepared by renting a home, bringing their own clothing and belongings, buying groceries with a budget based on their characters' incomes, filming home movies and taking a family portrait at a local Sears with the actress who played their daughter, and staging out arguments.
Cianfrance visited the actors and assisted them in building tension while remaining in character: "One night he told Gosling to go into Williams' bedroom and try to make love to her.
While buying wine in a liquor store, Cindy runs into Bobby and begins a conversation.
In the car on the way to the motel, Cindy and Dean get into an argument when she mentions seeing Bobby again.
The film premiered in competition at the 26th Sundance Film Festival.Cindy discovers she is pregnant and tells Dean the baby is most likely not his.At an abortion clinic, Cindy decides at the last moment to cancel the procedure.Dean reminds Cindy of their wedding vows, the two hug and apologize. Dean is seen walking away from the house, with Frankie running after him.Dean tells Frankie to go back to her mom despite Frankie begging him to stay.