One of the best ways to learn about Creative Commons is to watch one of our videos. Translations are available, and if you are interested in helping us build more multilingual resources, please see our wiki page on translating.
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This short and fun animation video by Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand explains the CC licenses.
A high-level overview of the goals of Creative Commons and how we are “saving the world from failed sharing.” Created by Jesse Dylan, director of the “Yes We Can” video.
Wanna Work Together? explains in practical details how creators expose, share, and remix their works using our free public licenses.
The winner of our Moving Images Contest, Justin Cone created a short, succinct “commercial” that demonstrates what Creative Commons is, and how it works, in a slick package.
This short film covers the basics of why we formed, what we do, and how we do it.
This video explains how Creative Commons licenses can be used in conjunction with commercial licensing arrangements.
Mayer and Bettle explain what Creative Commons is and how it works. Produced for CC Australia.
Sequel to the original Mayer and Bettle video. An explanation of what Creative Commons is and how it works. Produced for CC Australia.
This film describes some of CC’s success stories and gives insight into where we’re headed.
In the spring of 2004, a documentary film crew followed Creative Commons staff to Brazil. This ten-minute video covers the launch event, the impact on the country, and the people behind the project.
Sheryl Seibert’s video about found art and remix culture was the second place winner of the Moving Images Contest.
In December of 2008, CC and Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society joined forces to bring you the panel discussion: “The Commons: Celebrating accomplishments, discerning futures.”
This isn’t a video, but it fits the spirit of this section. A visual guide to Creative Commons, copyright, and licensing.