Jazz House Kids

Montclair’s Jazz House Kids host ‘Something Wonderful’ for John F. Kennedy School

Jazz House Kids hosts “Something Wonderful,” a day of beauty, pampering and health for the students, parents and caregivers of the John F. Kennedy...

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...

MFF: Rising to higher education, the story of HBCU

'Tell Them We Are Rising' Friday, May 5, 7 p.m. Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St.Director Stanley Nelson in attendance Followed by House Party at...
Anderson

MFF: Former NBA star Kenny Anderson shows the good, bad and ugly of retirement...

‘Mr. Chibbs’ Saturday April 29, 2:45 p.m. Sunday, April 30, 4:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater 486 Bloomfield Ave.by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.newsKenny Anderson was an NBA player. Kenny Anderson is becoming...
“Strong Island”

MFF: ‘Strong Island’ brings murder home

'Strong Island' Saturday May 6, 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 7, 1:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave.“Emerging Black Voices” panel with Iyabo Boyd,...
Champeau

MFF: Montclair kids say “Action!”

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Film Festival includes a chance for young filmmakers in New Jersey and beyond to shine. Each year, the festival offers the...
short films

MFF: Little packages light up film festival

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsA short film isn’t just an excerpt.Dan Schoenbrun, who programmed the short films in the Montclair Film Festival, compares short films to...
Patti

MFF: ‘Patti Cake$’ shows New Jersey dreaming

'Patti Cake$' Fiction centerpiece Saturday, May 6, 1 p.m. Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St.By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsYou know how a great Broadway show has you...
Montclair

MFF: Montclair is in the Festival

Here are some of the films and events in MFF 2017 that directly connect to Montclair:“Emerging Filmmakers Competition,” 18 Montclair winners. Saturday, April 29,...
Baghdad

MFF: ‘Letters from Baghdad’ reveals explorer in film

'Letters from Baghdad"Tuesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m. Cinema 505, 505 Bloomfield Ave.By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsArchival footage, check.Voiceover, by famous actress, check.Talking heads, check.Talking heads who...