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

Upcoming Performances

  • Sep

    Ksenia Kostelanetz

    Performance Hall

    Sep 1 - Sep 1

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Kesenia LRKsenia Kostelanetz, who spends her summers with her family in Greene, Maine, is only 15 years old, but to hear her play classical music on the piano, an audience might think they were listening to a seasoned virtuoso.  Ksenia, who goes by “Ksiusha” (pronounced “KSu-Sha”), was born in Indianapolis, Indiana to a musical family of immigrants from St. Petersburg, Russia. The family now lives in Wisconsin throughout the school year.

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  • Sep

    St. Martin de Porres Benefit Concert

    Performance Hall

    Sep 18 - Sep 18

    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    St. Martin de Porres - ImageSt. Martin de Porres will be celebrating their 25th anniversary with a benefit concert featuring local favorite, “Just Us Entertainers”, and musician/vocalist, Mitch Thomas.  All proceeds will benefit St. Martin de Porres.  For more information, call 786-4690.

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  • Sep

    Thread Theater

    Heritage Hall

    Sep 22 - Sep 22

    6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Thread TheaterWelcome to Thread Theatre.

    All who would like to write plays are invited to enter their work.  Plays or scenes need to be 10 minutes or less in length. Playwrights are responsible for bringing enough copies of the play for all of the required actors and a copy to submit.  They are also responsible for any props they may want or need. Plays will be drawn at random and performed in two acts: 5 plays in the first act; 5 plays in the second.

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  • Oct

    Maine International Conference On The Arts

    Performance Hall

    Oct 6 - Oct 6

    12:00 am - 11:59 pm

    2016 - maine Arts CommisionWelcome to the 2016 Maine International Conference on the Arts (MICA) in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine, at the Franco Cultural Center and the Bates Mill. Where the rivers of Creativity, Industry, Art, and Innovation powerfully converge.

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  • Oct

    The Franco Center's "The Gala"

    Performance Hall

    Oct 15 - Oct 15

    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Gala Slide - 2016Join the Franco Center for ‘The Gala’ and celebrate this magnificent performance center.


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