The EMA Metadata Structure

The EMA Metadata Structure - our recommended standard for the structure of metadata associated with audiovisual content intended for digital distribution. The intended use is primarily to accompany or describe content as it flows from content providers to digital retailers.



EMA Video Metadata Common Specifications

EMA Video Metadata Core Specifications

EMA Video Metadata Core Requirements

XML Schemas

EMA Video Metadata Common Schema

EMA Video Metadata Core Schema

Additional resources and examples are available at Thanks to EMA's Digital Council, and especially to SecurePath and MovieLabs for their assistance in developing these tools.


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