Red Nose day: binge movies, for good

Wearing digital red noses, Luke Parker Bowles and Tom Hall are bingeing movies for Red Nose Day, to help children who have been affected by COVID-19.

MFF: John Turturro on knives and acting

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsJohn Turturro’s mother was “always with a knife,” he said.The actor learned how to make a point dramatically from his family.Turturro’ mother was Sicilian, his father, Italian. She sometimes waved a knife...

Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee are sad but hopeful, at Montclair Film Festival fundraiser

Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee are SAD! but happy too, about the state of the world, at NJPAC for the Montclair Film Festival fundraiser.

MFF: ‘A perfect Montclair night’ with Taylor Mac

By ANTOINETTE MARTIN For Montclair Local “This is such a Montclair night,” sighed a female filmmaker in a front-row seat as Taylor Mac’s spectacularly uncategorized, profound and profoundly entertaining show got underway Friday, May 4, at...

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.

A sneak peek at Montclair Film’s new home

Montclair Film, which presents the Montclair Film Festival, has a brand-new office space at 505 Bloomfield Ave., named the Investors Bank Film and Media Center. It had its ribbon cutting this morning, March 30.Montclair...

Montclair film: fun, funny, fundraising on Red Nose Day

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsAbbot and Costello.Laurel and Hardy.The Blues Brothers.French and Saunders.Parker Bowles and Hall.Who? Luke Parker Bowles, board officer of Montclair Film, and Tom Hall, executive director of Montclair Film, banter and bounce jokes off...

MFF: Students take spotlight in Emerging Filmmaker Competition

Emerging Filmmaker Competition Saturday, April 28, 2:45 p.m. Montclair Kimberley Academy, Upper School Campus, 6 Lloyd Road Awards presented. Gelotti will provide EFC ticket holders with a coupon for one free junior size scoop...

Montclair Film: Martinis with Meryl

Stephen Colbert interviewed Meryl Streep at NJPAC, in a fundraiser for Montclair Film, about life, empathy, and show business.

In brief: Julia Louis-Dreyfus to appear at Montclair Film benefit

Stephen Colbert ("The Late Show") will interview Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Veep") for Montclair Film's ninth annual benefit at NJPAC on Dec. 7, 2019.