Music video director Derek Cianfrance is gearing up to direct the romantic drama Blue Valentine. According to Variety, Silverwood Films, Hunting Lane Films and ThinkFilm will team to produce and distribute the project.

The plot revolves around a contemporary married couple, whose evolution is examined over a span of years. The narrative will zigzag between time periods to show the couple at different stages in their relationship. Cami Delavigne and Joey Curtis are responsible for writing the screenplay.

Blue Valentine will begin shooting this February.