Kirby Center announces films for Montz Film Festival


WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts is excited to announce the full line-up for this year’s W. Curtis Montz Film Series.

The W. Curtis Montz Film Series features four documentary films, including RBG, the story of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg; four foreign films, such as Oscar nominated The Insult; and three independent films, ending with the much-lauded Sorry to Bother You.

All films are on Wednesdays in August, September and October. There will be two showings of each film at 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the matinee films are $3 while all evening films are $5.

Tickets for all 11 films are on sale now and can be purchased at the door on the day of the film, online at, at The Sundance Vacations Box Office at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, and charge by phone at 570-826-1100.

Below is a full list of films included in the series:

RBG [2018, PG] 124 minutes– August 8

Charm City [2018, NR] 108 minutes – August 15

American Animals [2018, R] 116 minutes – August 22

The Insult [2017, R] 112 minutes – August 29

The China Hustle [2017, R] 82 minutes – September 5

The Square [2017, R] 151 minutes – September 12

In the Fade [2017, R] 106 minutes – September 19

BPM (Beats per Minute) [2017, PG-13] 143 minutes – September 26

The Miseducation of Cameron Post [2018, NR] 91 minutes – October 3

Joan Jett: Bad Reputation [2018, R] 95 minutes – October 10

Sorry to Bother You [2018, R] 112 minutes – October 24

For more information on the film series, or any other Kirby event, or to learn how you can become a valued Member of the Kirby Center, log on to or call us today at (570) 826-1100.