Emerge Film Festival


Jun 13 - Jun 14

8:00 am - 11:00 pm

Emerge Film Festival


The Emerge Film Festival is scheduled to open on Jun 13 2014 and close the evening of Jun 14th with the first-cut screening of Richard3 followed by a fabulously royal after-party with cast, crew, music, cash bar and refreshments.


General Viewing Pass – The General Viewing Pass allows entry to the Friday, June 13th showing of two great horror flicks – The Hanover House and Natal, a special onstage Q&A with Director Corey Norman and the cast of Hanover House as well as more than twenty-six films on Saturday, June 14th, excluding the first-cut screening of Richard3.  Please note, entry to General Viewing Films is on a first come first serve basis.  Buy Ticket. $15

Richard3 – Maine filmmaker Michael Miclon presents a first-cut screening of Richard3. This film is a feature-length comedic-adaptation of Shakespeare’s Richard III. Buy Ticket $22

The Combo Pass  – This pass combines the General Viewing Pass and Richard3 screening and after-party. Entry to all General Viewing Films, including Hanover House, is on a first come first serve basis. Buy Ticket $32

All Access Pass – This pass includes the Combo Pass and a kick-off filmmakers’ party at Baxter Brewing Co. on Friday, June 13th including a meet and greet with filmmakers, tours of the Baxter Brewing Co. facility and two beer tickets!  Entry to all General Viewing Films, including Hanover House, is on a first come first serve basis.  Buy Ticket $40


Schedule – June 13

7:00 PM       Doors and Bar Open in Heritage Hall
8:30 PM      The Hanover House in the Performance Hall
9:45 PM      Q & A with Film Panel hosted by Ramsey Tripp
10:00 PM     Natal in the Performance Hall

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