The struggle and joys of focus for Montclair writers in the pandemic

For some, the coronavirus pandemic meant new opportunities to think about what it means to be productive — even if the changes weren’t ones we’d ever ask for.

Montclair native among producers of ‘The God Committee’

Phiphen Pictures will premiere the film "The God Committee" this month at the Tribeca Film Festival.The company is founded by Molly Connors, who lives...

Montclair filmmaker’s documentary premieres at 2021 Brooklyn Film Festival

Mayor Mohamed, a film by longtime Montclair resident Jeffrey Togman, will have its world premiere at the 2021 Brooklyn Film Festival on June 11 at...

Montclair Film’s 2021 Emerging Filmmaker Competition winners announced

Screenings of the films and awards will be given in each of these categories on Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 at Montclair Film’s Cinema505.

Montclair Make Music Days is back with live performances for 2021

More than 100 outdoor performances will be held across Montclair.

Montclair rocker learned to ‘Run With My Troubles’ — and wasn’t alone

Jason Didner and others found acknowledging and accepting mental health issues brings a measure of peace — as did exercise.

Concerts, fireworks, festivals at 2021 Essex SummerMusic series

The 2021 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series begins on Wednesday, June 30, with a concert by Smooth and fireworks display in Weequahic Park, Newark,...

Montclair recorder players to perform at Boston festival

Four students have been selected to participate in the Engaging Communities: Recorders Beyond Borders program.

Earliest known film with all Asian-American cast premiers on June 4

The Curse of Quon Gwon (1916), earliest known film with an all Asian American cast and directed by female Chinese American filmmaker Marion Wong...

Unexpected joys and discomforting solitude for Montclair writers in the pandemic

Benilde Little found joy in having more time with family. Anthony DePalma has found the distance from others unsettling.