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...

Bill Nye, Stephen Colbert talk science (and other stuff)

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Right before the screening of “Bill Nye: Science Guy,” two familiar-looking men walked into the Wellmont Theater from a side backstage door, and the audience erupted in cheers. One was Montclair’s own Stephen...
Oscar Shorts

Culture in brief: Oscar Shorts on Saturday

The underdogs of the Academy Awards -- the shorts-- can be seen this Saturday at Buzz Aldrin.
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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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MFF: Opening with love: Montclair Film Festival and ‘STEP’

'STEP' MFF Opening Night Film Friday, April 28, 7:30 p.m. Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St. By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Community is what has made Montclair Film Festival a success, says Bob Feinberg, MFF’s founder and chairman of...

Culture in Brief: Aging in Place films

Aging in Montclair and bevival.com present the East Coast debut of San Diego’s festival “Celebrating Aging In Film.” Curated and moderated by Mario Garrett, Ph.D., series founder, aging expert and author, this three-day weekend, Oct....
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MFF: ‘Love is elastic,’ report on festival opening

Montclair Film Festival connected audiences and filmmakers at the opening on Thursday, April 26.
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MFF 2019: Don’t-miss picks for your festival list

Montclair Film Festival shared some of the films not to miss to guests at Cinema505 this past weekend. Montclair Film Festival runs May 3-12.

MFF: ‘Mr. Chibbs’ visits MHS

Kenny Anderson, subject of "Mr. Chibbs," at the Montclair Film Festival, visits Montclair High School.

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...