Image Entertainment, Inc. today announced the signing of an agreement that will see the Company’s exclusively held programs distributed throughout Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland by Ice Storm Entertainment, an independent distributor of German home video programming.
The exclusive distribution agreement was made with Image’s joint-venture partner Aviva International, LLC, international sales agent for the Company’s product, and Ice Storm Entertainment for DVD and videocassette distribution to wholesalers, rack-jobbers, video retailers, schools, libraries, institutions and Internet sales to Germany, Austria and the German-speaking Switzerland.
The first titles to be released under this new distribution agreement will be Image’s record-breaking DVDs Eagles: Hell Freezes Over and Sheryl Crow: Rockin’ the Globe Live; Peter Frampton: Live In Detroit; The Cranberries Live In Paris; The Twilight Zone series; the original Broadway cast performance of Victor / Victoria with Julie Andrews, as well as a wide selection of additional programming to be announced and available to be released into the territory throughout the term of the deal.
In addition to this latest agreement, the Company recently announced an exclusive distribution agreement with Direct Video Distribution, Ltd. for distribution throughout the United Kingdom. Image is also in the process of finalizing additional distribution deals for other key territories throughout the world.