Telling tales, hearing lives: Montclair Film’s StorySLAM begins

Montclairites talkes about their first time on a snowmobile, going to England, figuring out a scam, at the first Montclair Film StorySLAM.
Climate

It’s garbage and it’s art: Montclair Film Festival’s Spotlight Project, the Climate Campaign Partnership

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news This year, for the second time, the Montclair Film Festival sponsored a Spotlight Project for local teens. Last year’s project focused on immigration and was geared to high school students. This year,...

‘Deep dive into screenwriting’ at Montclair State University Monday

Husband-and-wife team Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini will talk about screenwriting at Montclair State University on Monday.
Made in Montclair

MFF: hometown heroes, ‘Made in Montclair’

"Made in Montclair" films MFF in show breadth of subjects and styles.
SOMA

Second annual SOMA Film Festival takes place this weekend

The SOMA Film Festival will have its second season this weekend, Friday, March 10, through Sunday, March 12. SOMA Film Festival Director Matt Smollon said in a release, “In our second year, we made...
Wesley

MFF: Richard Wesley gives master class

By PATRICIA CONOVER For Montclair Local “I hold The New York Times up and I say, ‘this is the novel’,” Montclairite Richard Wesley says he tells his screenwriting students. “Then, I hold up the Daily News...

Montclair’s Susan Skoog short films to screen at Montclair Film

Montclair filmmaker Susan Skoog will screen two of her short films in Montclair Film’s screening room, Cinema 505, on Wednesday, July 26, and Thursday, July 27, at 7 p.m. Cinema 505 is in Montclair Film’s...

Culture in brief: Taylor Mac coming to Montclair Film

Montclair Film today announced that it has partnered with Pomegranate Arts to present 2017 MacArthur Fellow and Pulitzer Prize finalist Taylor Mac’s “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music (Abridged)” at the 2018 Montclair Film...

Culture in brief: Montclair Film receives grant, announces schedule

Montclair Film announced on Monday, Dec. 18, that it has received  grant awards totaling more than $150,000 in recent months from a wide range of philanthropic entities, including the New Jersey State Council on...
Montclair Film

Montclair Film Festival renames itself Montclair Film

Today, the Montclair Film Festival launched its new name and identity: Montclair Film. The name change is intended to better express the organization’s year-round commitment to a film and education programming, according to a...