HOLLYWOOD, CA--(Marketwire - October 6, 2009) - Big Screen Entertainment Group (PINKSHEETS: BSEG) will have five of its motion pictures playing in this year's Wild Rivers Film Festival in Eureka, California from October 8th-11th.

The featured films are: "William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet," starring William Shatner, Ben Folds and Henry Rollins; the visually stunning French vampire film, "Sodium Babies" directed by The Deka Brothers; Eric and Rhoda Shapiro's award winning film noir, "Rule of 3"; Stephen Eckelberry's "Nina and the Mystery of the Secret Room"; Richmond Riedel's award winning action film "Target Practice."

Entertainment icon William Shatner, accompanied by BSEG President David Zappone, recently attended the Spanish premiere of "Gonzo Ballet" in Spain at the Marbella International Film Festival. Mr. Shatner held a press conference at the festival, which was covered by many major European and British media outlets, including the UK's Daily Mail.

"Gonzo Ballet" has been an unqualified success on the film festival circuit. Over the past week, it has played to sold-out crowds in San Diego and Milwaukee, as well as in Edmonton, Canada.

"Sodium Babies," will also make its UK premiere on November 7th at the prestigious Leeds International Film Festival in the United Kingdom after just making its Canadian debut at the Edmonton International Film Festival. Currently the film's directors are working with BSEG on setting up several new films for production.

In addition to setting up several new projects, BSEG will be announcing the U.S. release dates for distribution of its current titles over the next several weeks.


10/8/09 - SODIUM BABIES - Arcata Theatre - 9:00 p.m.

10/9/09 - TARGET PRACTICE - Blue Lake Casino - Sapphire Palace - 8:00 p.m.

10/9/09 - RULE OF THREE - Arcata Theatre - 11:00 p.m.

10/10/09 - WILLIAM SHATNER'S GONZO BALLET - Arcata Theatre - 7:00 p.m.

10/10/09 - NINA & THE MYSTERY OF THE SECRET ROOM - Arcata - 9:00 p.m.

For more information: http://www.wildrivers101.com/

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