MFF: The “Stevphens”! & How to Get into Film Festivals

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: The “Stevphens”! & How to Get into Film Festivals”

Alan Alda: Truths in Life and M*A*S*H

Text by K. Cecchini @tonightatdawn Alan Alda is much more than the sum of his acting, writing and directing on the internationally syndicated television show M*A*S*H, but it was through reruns of that show that I became familiar him. Althoughhe at first had difficulty assuming the role of Hawkeye Pierce because his traits were soContinue reading “Alan Alda: Truths in Life and M*A*S*H”

Madeleine Albright: “Our world is a mess.”

Text & photos by K. Cecchini   @tonightatdawn Madeleine Albright, the United States’ first female Secretary of State, was also the first speaker in Fairleigh Dickinson University’s New Jersey Speakers series, “seven evenings of diverse ideas and thought-provoking perspectives on a broad range of issues from some of the best and brightest minds of our time.”Continue reading “Madeleine Albright: “Our world is a mess.””