On Fri. Dec. 2, Stephen Colbert appeared in conversation with journalist and Montclair resident Jonathan Alter at the historic Wellmont Theatre. The standing-room-only audience of over 1700 people were participating in a fundraiser for the first annual Montclair Film Festival. Read more about the night here.
In Steve Adubato’s introductory remarks, he announced MFF’s newly appointed festival directors Thom Powers and Raphaela Neihausen. The New York Times ran a piece earlier that day about the appointment.