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Django application to add videos to models

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Django Kaleidos Videos is a django application for add videos (from services like youtube or vimeo) to any model.

Suported video services

  • Youtube
  • Vimeo


Configure the app in your setting INSTALLED_APPS:


Configure, if you want, the default video size in your


For easy access to the videos, add to your models a generic relation to kvideos.models.Video model, for example:

from kvideos.models import Video
from django.contrib.contenttypes.generic import GenericRelation

class MyModel(models.Model):
    ... # my fields
    videos = GenericRelation(Video)

For integrate it with the admin panel, you can add a new inline to your models admin classes, for example:

from django.contrib.contenttypes.generic import GenericTabularInline
from kvideos.models import Video

class VideoInline(GenericTabularInline):
    model = Video

class MyModelAdmin(admin.ModelAdmin):
    model = models.MyModel
    inlines = [MyOtherInlines, ...,  VideoInline]


Now you can add videos to any of your models, and can show this on your web page througth the embed_video template tag, for example:

  {% for video in myobject.videos.all %}
    {% if forloop.first %}
      {{ video.title }}
      {% embed_video video 800x600 %} <!-- Big video first -->
      {{ video.description }}
    {% else %}
      {{ video.title }}
      {% embed_video video %} <!-- Default size videos -->
    {% endif %}
  {% endfor %}

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