The inaugural Montclair Film Festival has hired the festival director duo of Thom Powers and Raphaela Neihausen to organize and program the 2012 Festival. Thom and Raphaela started New York’s documentary film festival DOC NYC as well as the IFC Center’s documentary series Stranger than Fiction. Thom is also a programmer at the Toronto International Film Festival. The board of directors includes Colbert and his wife Evelyn McGee-Colbert. The Montclair Film Festival will take place May […]
Montclair Film Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Montclair Film Festival
WHERE: Montclair, New Jersey, United States
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: The Montclair Film Festival (MFF), a non-profit organization, exists to nurture and showcase the talents of filmmakers from around the world. The Festival will create a cultural focal point in the Township of Montclair that unites, empowers, educates and celebrates our region’s diverse community and robust artistic heritage.
Submissions are now open for the inaugural edition of the Montclair Film Festival. MFF will be accepting feature films (55 min. or longer) for the following program strands: COMEDY COMPETITION – These films showcase a wide range of comedic expression including independent, international, documentary, and animation. They are eligible for a jury prize. FICTION SHOWCASE – Films surveying outstanding achievements in American and International fiction. DOCUMENTARY SHOWCASE – Films surveying outstanding achievements in contemporary documentary […]