Reviewing what was: ‘Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists’

"Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists," a documentary by Montclair filmmakers Jonathan Alter, John Block, and Steve McCarthy, airs on HBO on Jan. 28.
Momtress

Film: The rabbit test in Momtress is a sign

Liz Samuel's web series “Momtress” won best dramedy in a festival with NYWIFT (New York Women in Film and Television) and Go Indie TV.
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Montclair Film: Martinis with Meryl

Stephen Colbert interviewed Meryl Streep at NJPAC, in a fundraiser for Montclair Film, about life, empathy, and show business.
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DOC NYC: unwrapping presents in (documentary) film

Montclairites Raphaela Neihausen and Thom Powers run DOC NYC, the largest documentary film festival in America, which runs through Nov. 15.

Culture in brief: screenwriter Tony Gilroy comes to MSU

Screenwriter Tony Gilroy will appear at School of Communication and Media Presentation Hall, on Monday, Oct. 15, 7:30-9 p.m.,
Streep

Culture in brief: Stephen Colbert, Meryl Streep to appear at Montclair Film benefit

Stephen Colbert and Meryl Streep will appear in a Montclair Film benefit at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on Dec. 1.
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Culture in brief: Every Wednesday Matinee features silent films

Silent film on tap at the Montclair Public Library in September.
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Culture in brief: the artist of jazz at Montclair Film

Portraits of jazz artists at Montclair Film will be shown in the run-up to the Montclair Jazz Festival on Aug. 11.
Madness

‘Madness’ documents loopholes in mental health system, at Montclair Film

That Way Madness Lies... Directed by Sandra Luckow Thursday, July 19, 7:30 p.m. and Friday, July 20, 7:30 p.m. Montclair Film, Cinema505, 505 Bloomfield Ave. Q&A with director Sandra Luckow and associate producer (and Montclair resident) Stu Zakim to follow.By...
Science on Screen

Culture in brief: Science on Screen at Montclair Film

Science On Screen programming at Montclair film will feature three films with special presentations from attending guests and Q&As following each screening. The series features three films that address virtual reality and artificial intelligence. On...