From Jersey, With Love

Two years ago, I traveled to Nigeria to do a short documentary on my friend Dena’s organization The Nigerian School Project. With Dena, I visited the public schools she built on an island of 350,000 people that is not labeled on maps. It has no running water or electricity. Now, we are growing the film,Continue reading “From Jersey, With Love”

MFF Behind the Screen: The “Stevphens”! & Notes on Show Biz

Colbert/Carell Photos by Neil Grabowsky (Check out his site: The Jersey Nerds) Text and Behind the Scene Photos by K. Cecchini Anticipation for the 2015 season for the Montclair Film Festival started building this weekend with the Stevphens! -Colbert & Carell – and the Behind the Screen: Media Careers 101 seminars. To add to the excitement,Continue reading “MFF Behind the Screen: The “Stevphens”! & Notes on Show Biz”

Bringing the Oscar Home

Text & Photos by Kmberly Cecchini The Montclair Film Festival just held its annual Pre-Oscar Party on Saturday and it was  not just a nod to the industry because the industry is now taking note of Montclair; three of the festival’s films were nominated for an Oscar and one laid claim to the prize.  TheContinue reading “Bringing the Oscar Home”