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Los Angeles, CA (July 17, 2014) - monterey media is proud to announce the acquisition of all U.S. and Canada rights to the charming Comedy "Two-Bit Waltz" created by and starring Clara Mamet ("The Neighbors", "Phil Spector"), Rebecca Pidgeon (State and Main, Red), Jared Gilman (Moonrise Kingdom, Elsa & Fred), Academy Award nominee David Paymer (Mr. Saturday Night, Bad Teacher, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Quiz Show) and Academy Award nominee William H. Macy (Fargo, "Shameless", Magnolia).

The deal was inked between ICM Partners and monterey media's Scott Mansfield with an Autumn theatrical release planned.

"We are so very excited to be bringing audiences the uniquely talented Clara in her debut outing, a very funny and delightful showcase for a gifted filmmaker.", commented Scott Mansfield, Managing Partner monterey media.

Clara is the daughter of writer David Mamet and actress Rebecca Pidgeon. "Two-Bit Waltz" is produced by Eric B. Fleischman. Mamet, Pidgeon, Gilman and Fleischman are represented by ICM Partners.

About Two-Bit Waltz
Upon suspension from school and sexual rejection from her one true love, Maude's grandmother dies. The will states that Maude is to inherit a large sum of money on the condition that she finish her education. Plagued by a broken heart, the loss of a friend and a botched suicide attempt, Maude must decide what she wants to do with her life.

About monterey media Inc.
monterey media is celebrating 30 plus years as an exclusive distributor of quality films. It is a privately owned entertainment industry company specializing in uniquely tailored distribution and marketing for independent films. monterey media films have been nominated or won the Independent Spirit Award, Golden Globe Award, and NAACP Image Award, and includes film premieres at Sundance, TIFF, SXSW, and the Tribeca Film Festivals, as well as being included on Roger Ebert's 10 Best Independent Films list.

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