Free, open-source DCP creation from almost anything.

DCP-o-matic is a free, open-source program to create Digital Cinema Packages (DCPs) from videos, images, sound and subtitle files. You can use it to make content for playback on DCI-compliant cinema projectors.

It can take files in many different formats, including MP4, Apple ProRes, MOV, AVI, VOB (from DVDs), M2TS (from Blu-Ray), WMV, MKV, JPEG, PNG, TIFF and lots of others.

It will run on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux      and is in use in 50 countries around the world.



Thu Aug 25 10:41:21 2016
Add channel details to high-audio-level hints (#822).

Thu Aug 25 13:42:37 2016
Take the leaf of a certificate chain if one is provided for a screen certificate (#937).

Thu Aug 25 10:07:54 2016
Missing file.

Thu Aug 25 10:03:24 2016
Tidy up text subtitle dialogue.

Thu Aug 25 09:50:19 2016
Make burnt-in subtitle outline width configurable (#940).

Thu Aug 25 08:22:35 2016
NeedsAssets was only added recently, so allow it not to be present.

Thu Aug 25 08:20:15 2016
Add UTC+5:30 to cinema dialog.

Thu Aug 25 08:15:50 2016
Updated nl_NL translation from Rob van Nieuwkerk.

Wed Aug 24 20:57:19 2016
Use a wxChoice for the text subtitle effect.

Wed Aug 24 15:46:10 2016
Updated fr_FR translation from Thierry Journet.

Wed Aug 24 15:45:34 2016
Add a basic management dialogue for templates.

Wed Aug 24 14:14:06 2016
Add some stuff about templates to the manual.

Wed Aug 24 13:58:51 2016
Remove unnecessary section from manual.

Wed Aug 24 13:31:29 2016
Updated cs_CZ translation from Tomáš Begeni.

Wed Aug 24 10:40:34 2016
Basic template support (#485).

Wed Aug 24 10:40:06 2016
Bump libdcp (correctly) for new method.


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9th July 2016

DCP-o-matic 2.9.0 was released.

This release has the following changes:


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Bug fixes

Thanks to Thierry Journet, Carsten Kurz, Igor Voytovich, Rob van Nieuwkerk, Tomáš Begeni, Max M. Fuhlendorf and Xenophon the Vampire.

We have added six new supporters since 2.8.0: thanks to Tomislav Stojanović, Paul Carey, Pascal Nussbaum, Robert Legato, Petter Trønsdal and Kino Völkerfreundschaft. Download it from here.

1st July 2016

And another hello to our first in Uruguay, Cine Chaplin in Melo, Cerro Largo!

30th June 2016

Hello to our first users in Greece: MIMO in Thessaloniki!

10th June 2016

I am pleased to hear that students at the CalArts School of Film/Video are using DCP-o-matic to make DCPs for festival submissions. Thanks for getting in touch!

8th June 2016

A big hello to the Transilvania International Film Festival which has been using DCP-o-matic!

31st May 2016

Welcome to the newest users on the list: Cinéma de Cinema 04 in Manosque, France and the York Student Cinema in York, England (at my old university!)

26th May 2016

Jamie from Atiigo Media just emailed to let us know that DCP-o-matic is in use in the Canadian Arctic, at the Astro Theatre in Iqaluit, Nunavet. Thanks Jamie!

24th May 2016

Hello to CDPC in France who are using DCP-o-matic to help with running their cinemas Cinéma La Turbine, Cinémas de Méribel, Ciné-Laudon, Cinéma Atmosphère and Ecran Mobile 74.

17th May 2016

Another two users have emailed in from Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia: the Australian International Animation Festival and the Animation and Visual Effects department at Charles Stuart University. Welcome!

16th May 2016

The Bournemouth Film School at Arts University Bournemouth is now added to the list of users. Welcome!

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