Montclair Film Festival

‘Wild Rose’ Stuns as Montclair Film Festival’s Opening Film

Rose-Lynn Harlan is contagiously fearless, charmingly honest and an undeniably captivating country singer. But, she’s also a terrible mother of two, in denial about having to take responsibility of them after serving a year-long stint...

Meet The 2019 Montclair Film Junior Jury #MFF19

Meet the 2019 Junior Jury, selected from a pool of applicants in grades 10-12, who will get to meet industry professionals and learn how to analyze and adjudicate films. After deliberating and selecting the...

Montclair Film Festival: Getting There And Where To Park #MFF19

Montclair Film Festival kicks off tonight and runs through Sunday, May 12. Here's how to get to all the great films and events -- and where to park. PARKING Bay Street Train Station Parking Deck –...

A Super Secret Special Screening, Mindy Kaling, Ben Stiller And More: Montclair Film...

There are a lot of big firsts in this year's Montclair Film Festival program -- the first ever Super Secret Special Screening, the first ever Family Centerpiece film, and the first ever live...

2019 Montclair Film Festival! Sneak Preview of Special Event Films, Mindy Kaling Q &...

This just in! Montclair Film has announced the Special Event films for the 8th annual Montclair Film Festival (MFF), May 3 - May 12: The festival opens on Friday, May 3, with a screening of...

Montclair Film Kicks Off #MFF19 With Glitter Ball and New Festival Art Work

Excitement for #MFF19 ramped up Saturday at The Glitter Ball, a great night of dancing, song and support for Montclair Film Festival. The theme for this annual fundraiser for Montclair Film Festival -- The Glitter...

Party With Stephen Colbert, Patrick Wilson and More Special Guests At The Glitter Ball!

It's become a don't miss-tradition in Montclair. Montclair Film throws a party like no other with outrageous musical performances by Stephen Colbert, Patrick Wilson and Warren Zanes. Will Colbert channel David Byrne? Will Patrick...

Montclair Film Festival Announces Call For Applicants for 2019 Junior Jury

Montclair Film is now accepting applicants for the 2019 Montclair Film Festival Junior Jury. This program offers students in grades 10 to 12 an exciting opportunity to serve on the 2019 Junior Jury. Jurors...

Montclair Film Presents Free Screening of United Skates at Glenfield Middle School

When America’s last standing roller rinks are threatened with closure, a community of thousands battle in a racially charged environment to save an underground African American subculture. UNITED SKATES is an examination and a...

Made A Movie, Lived To Tell/Primal Scream Double Feature at Montclair Film, January 11...

Montclair Film will be presenting a unique double feature on January 11 & 12 of Keith Reamer and William Murray’s documentary, MADE A MOVIE, LIVED TO TELL and William Murray’s 1985 made-in-New Jersey-cult-sci-fi/film noir...

Stephen Colbert and Meryl Streep Talk Memes, Movies, Martinis and Trump At Montclair Film...

New Jersey native Meryl Streep came home for a frank, funny, fabulous conversation with Stephen Colbert at NJPAC Saturday night that covered everything from Streep's beginnings, career and memes to body image, empathy and...

Montclair Film Festival Emerging Filmmaker Competition Now Open

Submissions are open for Montclair Film's annual Emerging Filmmaker Competition (EFC), open to students from around the world interested in submitting short films in the Narrative, Documentary, Comedy, and Experimental film categories. EFC also...

Montclair Film Announces 8th Annual Benefit Event Featuring Stephen Colbert and Meryl Streep

Montclair Film mystery guest has been revealed! Stephen Colbert, host of CBS’ “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” will host an evening with three-time Academy Award® winner Meryl Streep, on stage at the New Jersey...

Montclair Film Re-Opens Cinema505 After Flooding with New Programs

Montclair Film was one of a number of Montclair businesses hit hard by epic flooding of August 11. Montclair Film sustained over $60,000 in damage to its home at 505 Bloomfield Avenue and was...