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Video Codec

Preferred:

  • Apple ProRes (not LT or Proxy)
  • Avid DNxHR (SQ & up)
  • Avid DNxHD (min. 145 for 1080p, 80 for 720p, 60 for SD)

Potentially Acceptable:

  • H.264, min. 2 MBit/s for SD, 15 MBit/s for HD, 50 MBit/s for UHD/4k.
  • MPEG-2,
  • DV, DVCAM, DVCPRO and variants

Title must meet Filmhub’s Compression Requirements. Learn More.

File Format

mov, mp4, mpg/mpeg, ts, mkv, and ogg. Max 600GB file size.

Video

  • Max. 2 sec before/after program. No color bars, slate, MPAA/FBI cards, test-tone, pre-roll, post-roll.
  • No burnt-in subtitles. (Exception: Trailer - see below.)
  • Not interlaced. Learn more.
  • No blended frames, ghosting. Learn more.
  • No padding, letterboxing, pillarboxing.
  • No URLs or promos (e.g. websites, Facebook, coming soon dates, available to download)
  • Square pixels. Learn more.

Resolution

Width min. 640 pixels. Original resolution. Do not upscale or downscale.

Frame rates

Original framerate: 23.976, 24, 25, 29.97 or 30. Do not convert, only exception: do convert 59.97/60 fps to 29.97/30 fps.

Chapter & Ad Breaks

  • Optional if you would like AVOD services to utilizes your recommended Ad Breaks.
  • Recommended one chapter every 7-12 minutes.

Audio

Codec

  • PCM: min. 48 kHz 16 Bit
  • AC-3, AAC or MP3: min. 128 kbps (stereo), 384 kbps (5.1)

Channel layout

Single or multi-stream, one of:

  • 2-Channel Stereo
  • 6-Channel 5.1
  • 8-Channel 5.1 + Stereo
  • 8-Channel 7.1

Please enter the audio layout in the Description field of the video. Example: "L R C Lfe Ls R."

Trailer

In addition to the requirements above (Codec, Resolution, etc.):

  • Burned-in English subtitles for non-English dialog required
  • Max. 6 min, recommended 2:30 or less (you can also upload multiple trailers)

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