Archive for March, 2011

CAMELOT SCOPES OUT SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Distribution Looking at Potential Acquisitions for Upcoming Markets

Universal City, CA – (March 17, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group’s VP of Sales and Acquisitions, Michael Kananack, will be in attendance at the 18th annual South By Southwest (“SXSW”) Film Festival in Austin, TX from March 17th to March 20th.  He will be looking at possible acquisitions for the upcoming MIPTV and Cannes markets. Camelot has its eye on selected documentaries screening at the festival as it expands its library.

“I am excited to discover what SXSW has to offer,” stated Kananack. “I look forward to presenting entertaining indie films from the festival to our international buyers this spring.”

The internationally acclaimed SXSW festival began in 1987 as a music festival adding the film and interactive sections in 1994. The nine-day film festival and conference host participants from around the world and now draw 17,000 registered participants to Austin each March.

CAMELOT’S LIBRARY BLOOMS WITH ‘YELLOW ROSES’

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Acquisition Receives Honorable Mention, Airs on DirecTv, and Screens at Annual International Family Film Festival

Universal City, CA – (March 15, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that they have added the documentary YELLOW ROSES to their expanding library. The film exposes the daily challenges of today’s young women. The documentary has already aired on various networks in the US and Canada, including DirecTv, and has received honorable mentions at festivals.

Most recently, the documentary was selected to be part of the International Family Film Festival (“IFFF”.) The screening will be held at Raleigh Studio in Hollywood March 17th, 2011 at 2:00pm. In its sixteenth year, IFFF was created to advocate the creation of family productions and has selected 92 family-friendly films from 22 countries.

The film screened at the United Nations, sponsored by The Commission on the Status of Women in association with The Salvation Army, as part of the CSW’s 2011 meetings.

DARKNIGHT’S ‘NUDE NUNS’ BARES ALL AT THE SAN DIEGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Screening March 12th and 18th

Universal City, CA – (March 10, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) announced today that NUDE NUNS WITH BIG GUNS has been selected for the 18th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival. The exploitation hit will screen Saturday, March 12th at 9:30pm and on Friday, March 18th at 9:45pm at the San Diego Media Arts Center.

“This film has become an underground sensation, drawing major attention in the US market,” stated Jessica Kelly, VP of Marketing and PR.  “Thanks to festivals and fans, domestic distribution is being negotiated.”

The San Diego Latino Film Festival celebrates films by Latinos and/or about the Latino experience, screening over 140 works.

Produced by Freak Show Entertainment, NUDE NUNS WITH BIG GUNS tells the story of Sister Sarah as she seeks revenge against a sinister clergy and a rogue motorcycle gang after she is drugged, raped and left for dead.

DARKNIGHT’S ‘NEVER SLEEP AGAIN’ NOMINATED FOR A SATURN AWARD

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

‘Elm Street’ Documentary Up For Best DVD Release of 2010

Universal City, CA – (March 8, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that DarKnight Pictures’ (“DPK”) NEVER SLEEP AGAIN: THE ELM STREET LEGACY has been nominated for a Saturn Award for Best DVD Release of 2010. The 37th annual Saturn Awards will be held in June, hosted by The Academy of Science Fiction Fantasy and Horror, to honor and recognize achievements in genre entertainment.

NEVER SLEEP AGAIN was truly made ‘by the fans, for the fans.’ We aimed to deliver them the definitive love letter to their favorite horror series,” stated Co-Director/Producer Daniel Farrands. “Being nominated for a Saturn Award is really the ultimate validation of our team’s epic journey.”

NEVER SLEEP AGAIN is a documentary that chronicles the “Nightmare on Elm Street” Franchise with interviews with the original cast and creators. The documentary aired in October on the BIO Channel.