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Culture in brief: ‘Gnomeo,’ free family movie, outside at library

Montclair Film partners with the Montclair Public Library to screen "Gnomeo," a family-friendly movie, outside on Friday, July 26.
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Culture in brief: Montclair Film partners with Jazz House Kids for screening series

Montclair Film partners with the Montclair Jazz Festival, to screen four classic films, with performances by Jazz House Kids before each, beginning July 26.
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Culture in brief: Montclair film director’s ‘Flora Borealis’

Montclair director Casey Friedman’s animated film in progress, “Flora Borealis,” is about gay men in a ruinedworld. Kickstarter campaign ends July 5.

Pride Month: Love speaks its name, in ‘Love Wins’

The story of 50 years of love for Jan Moore and Emily Sonnessa, "Love Wins," will screen on Saturday, June 15, 3 p.m., at UUCM, followed by a Q&A.
Split Screens

Split Screens: watching TV together

Montclair's Raphaela Neihausen spearheads the Split Screens Festival, a festival of television that presents panels and personalities, May 29-June 3 in NYC.

In the ‘Tank’ with Steve Adubato

On Steve Adubato's new show "Think Tank," national politics and its local implications will have rational, thoughtful debate.
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2019 MFF: Rambling with Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson, music legend and Montclair resident, spoke with Warren Zanes and director Edmond Deraedt at the Montclair Film Festival.

2019 MFF: Talking Tolkien — Film stars, director gather for Q&A at Wellmont

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIf there was one thing that the audience —- both inside the Wellmont Theater, and watching from movie theaters around the country — took away from Tuesday night’s Q&A with the stars...
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2019 MFF: Miles Davis, sounds of a jazz legend

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool," a film by Stanley Nelson, includes archival footage, and Jazz House Kids' Christian McBride.
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2019 MFF: A compassionate eye from Erin Lee Carr

Erin Lee Carr brings her compassionate eye to a teen who urged her suicidal boyfriend to go through with it, and to a memoir about her father, David Carr.