Archive for March, 2012

CAMELOT’S ‘SCREWBALL’ AND ‘THE DISH AND THE SPOON’ AVAILABLE ON DVD MARCH 13

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Both films on iTunes, Netflix, and On Demand

Universal City, CA – (March 13, 2012) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) has two films headed to shelves this week. On March 13, both SCREWBALL: THE TED WHITFIELD STORY and THE DISH AND THE SPOON will be available on DVD and VOD across the country. ‘SCREWBALL’ will be released through Anchor Bay Entertainment and has previously has been available on VOD and Netflix. ‘DISH AND SPOON’ is being released through Screen Media and will be available nationwide.  The film has received much critical acclaim and was recently named New York Times Critic’s Pick by Steven Holden.

“Two diametrically apposed films that are equally entertaining.  The Dish and The Spoon is a romantic black comedy and Screwball a mockumentary that brings wiffleball to a whole new light,” states Michael Kananack Co-President of Distribution.

‘SCREWBALL’, starring Funny or Die Comedians Ross Patterson and Joey Kern, follows Ted Whitfield, the greatest wiffleball player of all time and his attempt to break the home run record.

An Official Selection at the 2011 SXSW Film Festival, ‘DISH AND SPOON’, starring Greta Gerwig, follows Rose who, reeling from her husbands affair, collides with a marooned teenager in a run down beach town. She recruits the teen to seek revenge upon her husband’s lover while the boy becomes hopelessly infatuated with her.

CAMELOT, FROMAGE ‘KICKSTART’ PRODUCTION ON ‘WIENER DOG NATIONALS’

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Family Film Kickstarter Campaign Begins March 1st

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA – (March 1, 2012) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTC: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group’s title WIENER DOG NATIONALS, to be produced by Fromage Pictures, has opened its Kickstarter Campaign today, March 1, and will go through April 1, 2012.  The campaign’s goal is to raise $50,000 from donors towards the production of the film, by reaching out to their network of “barkers.” “Barkers” is a term that reflects the dog lovers backing the project.

Pet lovers and fans of the project can log onto Kickstarter and donate towards the funding of the film.  For a ten dollar donation, the producer offers a “Special Thanks” in the end credits of the film.  Pets can also earn one of either a “Special Barks” or “Special Pets” credit.  In addition, contributors may visit the set for a day, have their dog featured in the movie, receive a walk on role with a speaking line, or have their dog run in the final dramatic race.

“We are relying on the fans of these races and the film, as well as dog lovers all over the world to help us realize this vision,” says writer/director Kevan Peterson.  “This is a film that uses the races as a dramatic backdrop for all that is important in these character’s lives, while still providing lots of fun and laughs along the way.”

“Camelot is really excited to work with independent filmmakers in creative ways that expands the Internet exposure, letting more people know about our projects. Kickstarter is another tool that can help bring awareness and help to build a following and anticipation for a film’s release,” comments Jessica Kelly, Co-President of CDG.

WIENER DOG NATIONALS is a family friendly live action film about a family that unites when their newly adopted dachshund races for the championship title. With marketing support from hotdog chain Wienerschitzel, the film originates from the actual Weiner Nationals dachshund races held every year all over the country.

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