Ticket Schedule, Availability, & Updates


This page is your source for information about ticket releases, added screenings, and stand by ticketing. We will update this page as new films and screenings are added to the list. All available tickets may be purchased online or, beginning Monday, October 4, in-person at The Montclair Film Festival Box Office located inside the exterior lobby of the Clairidge Cinemas and open from 12-5 PM Monday through Saturday.

Tickets may become available at any time, so please check back regularly for films as we adjust capacity in our theaters. Thank you for your understanding as we navigate the safety of our patrons, staff, and volunteers during this time.

Friday, October 29 Schedule

LIFE OF CRIME 1984-2020– 4:00pm at The Clairidge– Q&A with director Jon Alpert

NJ SHORTS COMPETITION– 4:30pm at The Clairidge – Filmmaker Q&A follows the screening

PRESIDENT w/ PARTY LINE– 5:30pm at The Clairidge

THE INNOCENTS– 6:30pm at The Clairidge

LISTENING TO KENNY G – 7:00pm at The Clairidge- Q&A with director Penny Lane

BELFAST – 7:30pm at The Clairidge – Standby tickets only*

THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD – 8:00pm at The Clairdge – Standby tickets only*

MONTCLAIR SHORTS– 8:00pm at MKA UPPER SCHOOL- Filmmaker Q&A follows the screening

Saturday, October 30 Schedule

ATTICA– 1:00pm at MKA Upper School- JUST ADDED!

COMMUNITY RESILIENCE SHORTS– 1:00pm at The Clairidge- Filmmaker Q&A follows the screening

NJ SHORTS– 1:30pm at The Clairidge- Filmmaker Q&A follows the screening- Limited availability, get your tickets HERE 

PRAYERS FOR THE STOLEN– 2:00pm at The Clairidge

PRESIDENT w/ PARTY LINE– 3:00pm at The Clairidge

WHAT DO WE SEE WHEN WE LOOK AT THE SKY?– 4:00pm at The Clairidge

A CHIARA– 4:30pm at The Clairidge

THE POWER OF THE DOG – 4:30pm at MKA Upper School – Standby tickets only*

THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD – 5:00pm at The Clairidge – Standby tickets only*

DRIVE MY CAR– 6:00pm at The Clairidge

THE INNOCENTS– 7:00pm at The Clairidge


MEMORIA– 7:30pm at The Clairidge

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW – 9:00pm at The Clairidge – Standby tickets only*


*Standby: for shows with no online tickets available, there is a high probability that tickets will become available via the Standby Line beginning five (5) minutes prior to show time on a first-come, first-served basis at the venue. Standby Lines will form thirty (30) minutes prior to show time. Ticket holders must arrive no later than ten (10) minutes prior to the event start time to guarantee entrance. Any available seats will be released to the Standby Line at that time. Please note: All Standby tickets will be sold at regular pricing only. Box Office will only accept CASH during standby.