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Written and Photos By: Julia Siegel The third day of the Montclair Film Festival was incredibly busy for me. I capped off the night by seeing director Rob Reiner’s new film, Being Charlie. Co-written by Nick Reiner, Rob’s son, Being Charlie delves into the world of drug addiction. Charlie and his experiences are loosely based off Nick Reiner’s personal experiences and tribulations with drug addiction. The film covers topics such as recovery, family, first love, and succumbing to the disease....

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Wednesday, 18 May 2016

By: Samantha Williams The wait was over on Saturday May 14th when Insomniac kicked off its fifth Electric Daisy Carnival in New York. The festival returned to Citi Field for the weekend, home of the New York Mets in Queens, New York with multiple sub-genres of Electronic Dance Music. Some of the line-up for Saturday included EDM DJ’s such as 4B, Adventure Club, Sleepy Tom, Marshmello, Madeon, Dada Life, Yellow Claw, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, DJ Snake, and Zedd....

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Monday, 16 May 2016

Written & photos by: Julia Siegel My last day at the Montclair Film Festival couldn’t have been capped by a better film selection. Based on the Philip Roth novel, Indignation made its Northeastern debut at the MFF on Saturday, May 7. After the film, there was a nice Q&A session with director James Schamus and actor Ben Rosenfield. Prior to the screening, I was able to quickly interview Rosenfield. It’s always a great opportunity to talk to any actor, but...

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Francesca LaBianco talks with Tony nominee Stephanie J. Block about her life as a broadway actress and her upcoming...

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Written by: Julia Siegel The 5th annual Montclair Film Festival is finally here! Having a press badge to the town’s biggest event of the year is truly incredible. As a student, it’s one of the best opportunities I could ask for. My festival kicked off on Saturday, April 30th with a screening of the award-winning documentary Gleason. For all you football fans, you may remember that the New Orleans Saints couldn’t play in the Superdome for a year after the...

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016

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Tuesday, 10 May 2016

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Monday, 09 May 2016

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Sunday, 08 May 2016

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Sunday, 08 May 2016

Written By Melissa Donofrio Edited By: Michael Grippa The second day of the Montclair Film Festival was just as exciting as the first day. I had the pleasure of interviewing Stephen Colbert on opening night, and he was truly a gentleman. I could not wait to see what the second day had in store for me. I had the opportunity to cover the Conversation Series with Richard Curtis and Stephen Colbert served as the moderator. It was truly an entertaining...

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Sunday, 08 May 2016