Archive for February, 2010

CAMELOT ENDS EFM ON POSITIVE NOTE

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

Distribution Group Returns Home After Successful European Film Market

Los Angeles – (February 23, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) returned from the European Film Market (“EFM”) with distribution contracts signed in several territories including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden.  With several deals still pending, CDG expects to provide updated results from the EFM in the near future.

“Our current slate continues to gain a lot of attention from our foreign distribution partners, and EFM was a great opportunity to maintain our relationships worldwide,” stated Jamie Thompson, Camelot President of Distribution.  “Samurai Avenger: The Blind Wolf is still a big hit among many territories.  The grindhouse genre continues to sell.”

CAMELOT AWAKENS THE ‘NIGHTMARE’

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

DarKnight Pictures Division Acquires “Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy” Documentary Exploring “A Nightmare on Elm Street”

Los Angeles – (February 18, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”), a division of Camelot Distribution Group, has acquired domestic television and international rights to Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy, the definitive behind the scenes retrospective on the twenty-five year history of the horror epic A Nightmare on Elm Street.

Exploring the creation of Freddy Krueger and the impact the series continues to have on the horror genre and pop culture, ‘Never Sleep Again’ is produced by Daniel Farrands and Thommy Hutson, written by Thommy Hutson, and directed by Daniel Farrands and Andrew Kasch. Actress and narrator of the documentary Heather Langenkamp, along with Camelot Chairman Robert Atwell and Camelot President of Distribution Jamie Thompson serve as Executive Producers.

“Freddy Krueger is a household horror name, and with the Nightmare on Elm Street reboot produced by Michael Bay,” Thompson stated, “this is the perfect time to release a behind the scenes look at the creation of a horror staple that many will be intrigued to see.”

‘Never Sleep Again’ steps out from behind the thrilling nightmare and explores the creation of Freddy Krueger and what it takes to bring the worst nightmares to life. There are over 100 interviews from cast and crew, including directors Wes Craven, Renny Harlin, and Ronny Yu, as well as talent John Saxon, rockstar Alice Cooper, Monica Keena (Freddy vs Jason), and Freddy Krueger himself, Robert Englund.

The documentary is currently in post-production and is to be released in the US this spring.

About Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc.:
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. is a US publicly traded company (OTCBB: CMGR) with three major divisions: Camelot Film Group, which includes Camelot Distribution Group and DarKnight Pictures, Camelot Studio Group and Camelot Production Services Group. Camelot is building a different kind of motion picture studio infrastructure by redefining the development, financing, production, and distribution process. Camelot is a member of the Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA). For information about Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc., please visit the Company’s web site at www.camelotent.com.

CAMELOT DISTRIBUTION GROUP UNVEILS EUROPEAN FILM MARKET LINE-UP

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Los Angeles – (February 9, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) has released its line-up for the European Film Market (“EFM”). CDG President Jamie Thompson and V.P. of Sales and Distribution Jeffrey Giles will be representing Camelot at the market, which takes place in Berlin, Germany, February 11-20, 2010. In addition to the CDG slate of films, Camelot’s DarKnight Pictures will also be presenting its previously announced roster of films at EFM.

CDG’s line-up includes:

The Fallen, an action/adventure story about a faithless poacher and several mercenaries who seemingly join forces for a rescue mission but end up battling an immortal beast protecting a forbidden treasure; Wiener Dog Nationals, where a dad and his motherless children adopt a dog from a shelter, and subsequently enter the dog into the nation’s greatest wiener dog race; and The Wiffler: The Ted Whitfield Story, which follows the rise and fall of wiffle ball icon Ted Whitfield.

CAMELOT’S DARKNIGHT PICTURES ANNOUNCES EFM LINE-UP

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

Camelot Heads to the European Film Market in Berlin

Los Angeles – (February 4, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today its DarKnight Pictures’ (“DarKnight”) European Film Market line-up.  DarKnight is a division of Camelot Distribution Group, specializing in genre driven product. Camelot Distribution’s sales team will head to Berlin from February 11-20, 2010 to sell international distribution rights of its acquired films. DarKnight will also be looking to acquire films for domestic release in the U.S. and Canada.

DarKnight’s line-up includes:

Samurai Avenger: The Blind Wolf follows the story of a blind man seeks revenge against the psychopath who took away his sight and slaughtered his family.  This bloody modern day fable is an action film with spaghetti western spirit.

In First Strike, a former expert in the U.S military’s top-secret psychic spy program races against the clock to stop an incurable, bio-engineered virus that could end civilization, as we know it.

Nude Nuns with Big Guns takes on the grindhouse genre.  On the verge of death from a lethal dose of drugs, Sister Sarah receives a message from God telling her to take vengeance on all those who did her wrong.

Unearthed: The Hellraiser Saga steps behind the scenes and explores every facet and theme of Clive Barker’s two decades of Cenobites in the Hellraiser series.

Zombie Culture: Documentary of the Living Dead is a retrospective on an eight-decade international obsession with cinematic zombies.

Camelot Distribution Group will announce its entire EFM lineup early next week.