The West Orange Film Society hosts the annual West Orange Classic Film Festival (now it its 12th year) at the AMC Theatre at Essex Green in West Orange. Various films are presented throughout the year at the West Orange Public Library (art films with discussions by Janet Mandel) and at the West Orange Arts Center (with Academy Award nominee and award winning documentary producer Ken Mandel).
The Black Maria Film Festival
The Black Maria Film Festival seeks diverse, expressive, and passionate short films and videos by independent makers. The festival is named after Thomas Edison's motion picture studio, and is known for its support of spirited, cutting edge, and otherwise singular films