Short Focus

Love for shorts in ‘Short Focus’

Scoundrel Films’ “Short Focus” debuts on PBS on Friday, March 1, and wll have a Montclair event on Thursday, Feb. 28, including a Q&A with directors..
Behind the Screen

‘Behind the Screen’ inspires

Patricia Conover reports on the all-day event "Behind the Screen," presented by Montclair Film and The Film Institute at Montclair State University.
shorts

Oscar shorts: The Underdog turns 10

All of the Oscar-nominated short films will screen at Buzz Aldrin Middle School on Saturday, for the 10th annual "Underdogs."

‘The Enemy Within’ films scenes in Montclair

Montclair will be appearing in an upcoming episode of NBC’s new series “The Enemy Within.”The show’s production company, Universal Television, came to Montclair this week to film scenes for an upcoming episode.Universal Television was...

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.
Streep

Montclair Film: Martinis with Meryl

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

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.