SOURCE: Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc

Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc

January 19, 2011 09:15 ET

Camelot Looking to Acquire New Films at Sundance

Distribution Division Eying Several Potential Acquisitions at Acclaimed Festival

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA--(Marketwire - January 19, 2011) -  Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Distribution Group President Jamie Thompson will be leading the Camelot acquisition team at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. Camelot will be looking at several potential acquisitions to further bolster its 2011 and 2012 release schedule. Thompson will attend from January 20 through January 23.

"Sundance is known for presenting quality films, many who are searching for distribution and/or representation," stated Camelot President of Distribution Jamie Thompson. "In 2010, Sundance premiered many future award winning films including Blue Valentine and The Kids Are Alright, winner of the Golden Globe for Best Comedy. We know that Camelot has the power to acquire and push high quality films successfully into the marketplace in 2011 and beyond."

The Sundance Film Festival is held in Park City, Utah from January 20-30. The festival is internationally known as a premiere showcase for independent films in both competition screenings and those screening for representation. Camelot has had success acquiring films that screened at Sundance, including Skateland starring Ashley Green (Twilight) and Shiloh Fernandez (Red Riding Hood.) While in Park City, Thompson will also be looking at films screened at the Slamdance Festival. Films that have premiered at the Slamdance Festival include the documentary Mad Hot Ballroom and the box office smash Paranormal Activity.

ABOUT CAMELOT ENTERTAINMENT

Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (www.camelotent.com) is a US publicly traded company (OTCBB: CMGR) 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).

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Contact Information

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    Jonathon Russo
    Camelot Entertainment
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    (772) 919-8747

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    Camelot Distribution
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