Egami Media, Inc., a subsidiary of Chatsworth-based Image Entertainment Inc., has signed a non-exclusive agreement to distribute its digital content through Google Video’s online store. Egami has the digital rights to Image Entertainment’s licensed home entertainment DVD programming. Egami’s offerings include live concerts from bands Kiss and Cream as well as comedy programs from National Lampoon and Jamie Foxx’s “Laffapalooza” series. Distributing through Google will allow people to rent or download content online. In a press release, Martin W. Greenwald, president and CEO of Image Entertainment and chairman of Egami said that distribution with Google will increase demand for downloading video online and increase Egami’s sales.
Egami to Distribute Video with Google