MONTCLAIR, NJ - Do you have a passion for the movies? Excited by this year’s Oscar race?

Join other film lovers for an exciting evening of in-depth conversation about the Academy Award nominated films, performances, and crafts, as well as the state of filmmaking today. 

Moderated by long time Star-Ledger film critic STEPHEN WHITTY, esteemed critics ALISON BAILES (Sirius XM Insight, More), STEPHANIE ZACHAREK (Time Magazine) and ERIC KOHN, (Indiewire) will discuss merits of the films and performances that landed the greatest prize in Hollywood, an Oscar nomination. 

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This FREE event is produced by The Film Institute at Montclair State and New York Film Critic Series and is open to the public, but registration is required.  Reserve your seat here.

Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30PM

Location: John J Cali School of Music, Leshowitz Hall

Montclair State University

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