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...
Ronit

MFF: Rachel Weisz makes her own choices

By PATRICIA CONOVER For Montclair Local Most of the children who watched “National Velvet” on television decided that they wanted a horse, Stephen Colbert observed. But not Rachel Weisz. When Colbert asked Weisz when she first realized...
Chesil Beach

MFF: Young love wakes; love hurts ‘On Chesil Beach’

Melissa D. Sullivan, a columnist for "All Write Now," reflects on the book/film journey of Ian McEwan's "On Chesil Beach."

It’s ‘The End’ for movies at Montclair’s beloved Bellevue Theatre

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsSunday night marked what was likely the last picture show at the Bellevue Theatre, and long-time patrons and a group of protesters sadly watched as Bow Tie Cinemas employees took down the...
Thompson

MFF: Emma Thompson shines as judge who decides children’s fate in ‘The Children Act’

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsThe Children Act Friday, April 27, 7 p.m. Clairidge 1 Monday April 30, 7:45 p.m. Clairidge 2 486 Bloomfield Ave.“The Children Act” will get its first U.S. screening at part of...

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.
Filmmakers

MFF: Students take spotlight in Emerging Filmmakers 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...

Ex-mayor’s ‘Hello’ captures creative process of guitarist Lee Ranaldo

Saturday, May 6, 7:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave.By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsFormer Township Mayor Jerry Fried is pleased to return to his roots as a filmmaker and to have a work he co-produced and edited,...

Montclair Film to hold Arts Volunteer Fair

Montclair Film is holding an Arts Volunteer Fair on Sunday, Feb. 4, from 10 a.m to noon at the Investors Bank Film & Media Center, 505 Bloomfield Ave., Montclair.Members of the public are invited...

MFF: Growth, community and bright lights as film festival opens tonight

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news We caught up to Bob Feinberg, Founder and chairman of Montclair Film, while he was out walking his Cavapoo dog Maeby (named for a character in “Arrested Development”) on a Saturday morning....