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Photos: 2019 MFF; Grand opening for Montclair Film Festival

Jessie Buckley, the star of "Wild Rose," Montclair Film Festival's opening night film, appeared on the red carpet for MFF's grand opening.
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2019 MFF: Olympia verite

Olympia Dukakis, former Montclair resident, revealed in "Olympia," a documentary three years in the making, from Harry Mavromichalis.
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2019 MFF: ‘Life with Layla’ is a child’s-eye view on addiction

In "Life with Layla," Ken Spooner and Mike Mee look at a family's struggle with heroin addiction and the impact it has on each member.
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2019 MFF: Out, in his image

Daniel Karslake's "For They Know Not What They Do" looks at four individuals who came out as transgender or gay to their families.
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2019 MFF: Dead mom on a soap opera? Utt and Tullock’s ‘Before You Know...

in "Before You Know It," a quirky film by Hannah Pearl Utt and Jen Tullock, Mandy Patinkin and Judith Light play members of a theater family.

2019 MFF: Montclair-centric films

Looking for the "Montclair" in "Montclair Film Festival?" We've got you covered. Here's a list of movies and events that are hometown-centric.

2019 MFF: national reputation, local goals

Montclair Film Festival Founder and Chairman Bob Feinberg talks to us about MFF's story so far, and his hopes for its future.
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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.
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Culture in brief: Montclair Film 2019 announces line-up of Special Events

Montclair Film has declared its initial slate of Special Event films for the eighth annual Montclair Film Festival May 3-12.
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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..