Two exciting filmmaking summer enrichment programs for students in grades 7-12. Space is limited so sign up now!
7th Annual FREE Summer Series Announced! Save the dates! Up first, is INSIDE OUT on June 3rd at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.
A million thanks to all who made MFF16 a rousing success! We couldn't have done it without you.
A warm and heartfelt thanks to everyone involved in reaching thousands of area students and families!
The Jury and the Audiences have spoken! And the winners are...
Filled with laughs, tears and inspiration, MFF16 was thrilled to present Barbara Kopple's doc, Miss Sharon Jones!
MFF16 was extremely excited to host a spirited discussion with the beloved actor from The Walking Dead series.
Highlights from this important talk about the concerns of local youth expressed through filmmaking and how we can support them.
MFF16 was thrilled to welcome the inimitable Rob Reiner for a laughter-filled and memorable discussion with Stephen Colbert.
Highlights from the fun and free community conversation, Masters of the Score: Sound Design for Film, Audio, and Games.
MFF16 was privileged to present a special screening of the film as Director Richard Curtis provided live commentary!
Highlights from Neil Genzlinger's lively chat with versatile and accomplished actor Patrick Wilson.
MFF16 was delighted to talk with Margo about her extensive and distinguished career in acting.
Local filmmaker Dave Adams discusses the unexpected twists in his and Josie Swantek Heitz's daring documentary.
Highlights from "Our Nation's Heroes Return: What's Next?" timely and very important conversation.
Director Berndt Mader gives insight about his intriguing narrative/doc hybrid and the fascinating creative process behind it.
MFF kicked off its 5th anniversary last Friday with the remarkable film LIFE, ANIMATED and a fabulous party, of course.
We are delighted to announce special guests added to Saturday's screening of Hegedus & Pennebaker's UNLOCKING THE CAGE.
Join us for a reception in celebration of the immigration art project created by students. Art will be auctioned and donated to charity.
After the movie, spend the day in Montclair and take advantage of great local discounts & deals just for wearing your pin!
Director Maris Curran talks about her thoughtful and intimate film about sorrow and connection.
Director Jessica Dimmock talks about her thought-provoking film exploring transgender identity.
Do you have the parking-in-Montclair blues? We've got the cure.
Director Laura Dunn discusses her engrossing, affective and lyrical documentary.
One of the great David vs. Goliath stories of the digital age... a revolution that reshaped technology forever.
Local producer Glen Zipper's documentary involves fraud, dreams, uncertainty, deception, hubris, intrigue, and greed.
Meet the distinguished industry professionals on the juries for our Documentary, Narrative, Future/Now and New Jersey competitions.
Browse this exciting selection of international gems from all over the world!
Director Kim A. Snyder's emotional interview about her heart-rending, yet inspirational film.
Director Adam Pinney talks candidly about the inspiration for this wildly unique film and the creative process behind it.
MFF16 Closing Night: Award Ceremony, the latest from Oscar® winner Barbara Kopple, and the Filmmaker Party!
Documentary Centerpiece + MFF16's hottest dance party = a NOLA night to remember!
An insightful view from the filmmakers on this touching documentary short.
A diverse listing of LGBTQ themed screenings.
Fun details about the making of a film that explores teen angst in modern times.
Unforgettable documentary features and shorts, and poignant dramas.
Read our insightful and inspiring interview with Director and Screenwriter Greg Kwedar.
MFF was excited to interview the director of this engrossing and emotional drama.
Another variety of informative, entertaining and engaging events as part of our signature "Conversations" series.
Join Gilbert Gottfried, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, Thom Powers & guests at #MFF16!
Celebrate New Jersey with our whopping list of films tied to the garden state in one way or another.
Music has a starring role in this exciting and varied selection of screenings.
Not to be missed films that grapple the timely topic of gun control.
Check out our line-up of classic and new family films!
Buy tickets in person and check out the new MFF16 merchandise. Mon. - Sat. 11AM - 5PM. 544 Bloomfield Avenue.
The MFF and the Montclair Special Education Parent Advisory Council present two free Screenings on Friday, May 7th.
In this expansive conversation, The Walking Dead star will share the stories that have shaped his unique career.
Have questions about the MFF16 Box Office? We've got you covered.
Nothing is ever 100% sold out at #MFF16. We’re here to explain.
Line-up includes 150+ films, conversations and events and 100+ special guests.
The MFF is proud to announce our 2016 Opening, Closing, and Centerpiece Films!
Writer, director, and producer Richard Curtis will receive the MFF's inaugural Filmmaker Tribute during the 5th annual MFF.
Sign up for this super fun art project for ALL students in grades 9-12. No artistic ability required! Click here to participate.
Thank you to all who voted for the MFF as their Favorite NJ Film Festival! We are proud and thrilled!
Our 5th Birthday Celebration was a blast! Thanks to all who came and supported! Check out some pics here.