Common Metadata


MovieLabs has developed specifications to help studios and retailers to create interactive experiences that allows user to navigate and view main features and additional media. The essential pieces are

  • Cross Platform Extras (CPE) defines an API between studios and retailers that supports portable interactivie experiences.
  • Common Media Manifest Metadata (Media Manifest) defines data models with unambiguous encoding definitions that define the interrelationships between media elements. "Manifest" also defines structures for file delivery.
  • Common Extras Menu Metadata specifies data that can be usd to create a simple interactive experience. Common Extras Menu builds on Media Manifest.

For a more detailed overview, see this presentation.