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Special section looks at the making of 'Pines'

Thursday, April 4, 2013
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From a Duanesburg High School student who landed a part in the film, to a Schenectady couple who offered their home for filming scenes, the Schenectady County community played a large role in the making of "The Place Beyond the Pines."

A special four-page section in today's print editions of The Daily Gazette focuses on the involvement of local people as well as the places that served as shooting locations. It also takes a look at how the film came to be made in Schenectady.

The following are stories contained in today's section:

Area backdrop lent realism to sweeping saga ‘The Place Beyond the Pines’

Plot ties to city police troubles ‘tenuous at best’

Trip to premiere a surreal experience for 2 Union students

Bradley Cooper’s son played by Charlton twins

Glenville cycle shop owner, director had a mutual respect

Duanesburg High student gets role, and maybe a career

Couple's Schenectady residence featured prominently in film

Some notable landmarks used in the filming

Special screening precedes national release

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