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Film maker ticketed for riding camel through the Sundance Film Festival

posted 22 Jan 2013, 10:51 by Sam Mbale   [ updated 22 Jan 2013, 10:51 ]

Police ticket a director for riding a camel through the streets of Park CityUtah.

PARK CITYUTAHUNITED STATES (JANUARY 17, 2013) (WWW.COMFORTSTYLUS.COM) - Police in Park CityUtah ticketed a film maker for riding a camel through the city streets at the Sundance Film Festival.

Reports say Jason Andreozzi was using the animal to bring attention to his film, which was denied entry into festival. Andreozzi rode the camel down Park Avenue and Main Street before police cited him. Festival attendee Denise Bagley filmed Andreozzi after he was stopped by police and posted the footage to the social media site YouTube, .

The director chose a camel to match the theme of his film which explores Egypt during the Arab Spring.

The Sundance Film Festival will end on January 27.