Posts Tagged ‘film distribution’

CAMELOT INKS AGREEMENT WITH GRAVITAS VENTURES ON SELECTED TITLES FOR NORTH AMERICAN DISTRIBUTION

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Deal Includes VOD, Wireless, and Internet

Universal City, CA – (July 29, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGRD) (“Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (”CDG”) has entered into an agreement on selected titles for Video on Demand (“VOD”), Wireless, and Internet distribution in North America with Gravitas Ventures, LLC.

“In order to keep up with the evolving technology, distribution needs to keep reinventing itself,” commented Camelot President of Distribution Jamie Thompson.  “The wave of the future is digital distribution.  Consumers want everything at their fingertips, including entertainment.  We have become a society of convenience, thus being able to download a film to a television, mobile device, or computer just makes the product readily available now.“

Michael Murphy, Senior Vice President of Gravitas Ventures, commenting on the deal noted that “We’re excited to be working with Camelot because they’re acquiring commercial content. I’m confident that our distribution capabilities coupled with their content will be a winning collaboration.”

Gravitas Ventures specializes in the aggregation of entertainment content for worldwide distribution via established and evolving platforms in the cable VOD, broadband, mobile and airline/hospitality industries. The company connects independent filmmakers, production companies, and distributors to leading cable, satellite, telco and online distribution partners.

CDG handles worldwide sales to global distributors, acquiring a wide range of entertaining content.

DARKNIGHT GRINDS DEAL FOR ‘NUDE NUNS’ WITH CCV ENTERTAINMENT

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Grindhouse Film to be Released in Scandinavia

Universal City, CA – (July 27, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGRD) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) announced today that CCV Entertainment has obtained all-media rights for Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Iceland for DKP’s Nude Nuns with Big Guns.

’Nude Nuns’ has found a great home in Scandinavia,” stated Jeffrey Giles, Camelot VP of Sales and Distribution.  “CCV Entertainment is one of Scandinavia’s oldest film distribution companies and has theatrically released films including Splice (Adrien Brody) and Inhale (Diane Kruger, Dermot Mulroney).”

Nude Nuns with Big Guns is a Freak Show Entertainment Production that follows the revenge of Sister Sarah after she is raped, drugged, and abused by a sinister clergy and a rogue motorcycle gang.

ABOUT CAMELOT ENTERTAINMENT

Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (www.camelotent.com) is a US publicly traded company (OTCBB: CMGRD) with four divisions: Camelot Film Group, Camelot Distribution 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).

CAMELOT ACQUIRES “WHO IS K.K. DOWNEY?”

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Hipster Comedy Film Joins Roster in Time for MIPTV

Los Angeles – (March 11, 2009) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced that Camelot Distribution Group acquired Who is K.K. Downey?, a comedy about two hipsters willing to do anything for fame.

A Kidnapper Films and Brandi-Ann Milbradt production, the film is directed by Pat Kiely and Darren Curtis, produced by Pat Kiely, Darren Curtis, Kieran Crilly, and Brandi-Ann Milbradt, and written by Pat Kiely, Darren Curtis, and Matt Silver.

The film stars Montreal’s Kidnapper Comedy Troupe’s Darren Curtis, Matt Silver, Pat Kiely, Dan Haber, and also includes Kristin Adams (Where the Truth Lies), Paul Spence (It’s All Gone Pete Tong).

KK Downey is loosely inspired by the characters of JT Leroy and author James Frey.  It is a fun, cult-like film,” stated Jamie Thompson, Camelot President of Distribution. “We are pleased to be partnering with the young, creative talent behind this project, and are excited to add it to our line-up.”

Who is KK Downey? follows the story of two wannabes who cannot seem to make a name for themselves the old-fashioned way so they create a personality that gains all the fame and recognition they could ever desire.  But everything comes at a price.

The film won accolades at Mauvais Genre Festival in France, Cinequest, and Boston Underground film festivals.  It was also nominated for a Genie Award and was official selection at the Philadelphia Film Festival.

More information can be found at www.whoiskkdowney.com

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.