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, M2TS (from Blu-Ray), VOB (from DVD), WMV, MKV, JPEG, PNG, TIFF and lots of others.

It will run on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux      and is in use in 55 countries around the world.


12 hours ago
Try to tweak the appearance of the .dmg finder window.

21 hours ago
Tweak READ ME in .dmg.

22 hours ago
Try to add a READ ME to the .dmg.


2 days ago
Fix corrupted image (and probably crashes) when changing the player's window size; we request images of the new size with set_video_container_size but some old ones from the butler (I think) will arrive. Check that the images are the right size before we try to construct a wxBitmap with them. Should fix #1242.

3 days ago
Bump libdcp and libsub to release versions.

3 days ago
I know I said there was a string freeze, but a couple of important things snuck in at the last minute. Don't worry if you don't get a chance to translate them before release; I'm sure a point release will be along shortly.


4 days ago
Missing relink of dcpomatic2_create.


5 days ago
Fix thinko in RPM change.


5 days ago
Try to add missing dependency for mageia.

5 days ago
Change dylib ids to try and make Gatekeeper happy (again).



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13th March 2018

24fps encoding has now been seen in the wild, thanks to Andrea Bonaldo's AMD 1950X “Threadripper”! Take a look at the benchmarks.

28th February 2018

Hello to sub4u in Linkebeek, Belgium!

A really big thank-you goes out to our February supporters:

Your donations are an enourmous source of help and support to the DCP-o-matic project. Thank you!

21st February 2018

Welcome along to a long-time user and supporter, the Z-fest Film Project in Minneapolis, Minnesota!

20th February 2018

And a big hello to the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA.

15th February 2018

A warm welcome to our 301st DCP-o-matic user, Filmhuis Cavia in Amsterdam, The Netherlands! Here's to 400.

14th February 2018

Welcome to Gofilex in Zeist, The Netherlands and an especially big thankyou to Mart Jansink for his contributions to DCP-o-matic's KDM code!

10th February 2018

A very good evening to Jill at the Kennett Palace Theater in Missouri!

7th February 2018

Six years ago today, somewhere in the North of England (quite possibly in a projection booth, I can't remember), DCP-o-matic (or DVD-o-matic as it was then) was ushered into existance with the following slightly inauspicious git commit:

commit a12412b33925ddfef4c4525882e1219ac21a0c62
Author: Carl Hetherington 
Date:   Tue Feb 7 09:57:14 2012 +0000

    ffmpeg test does something.

9301 commits later, here we are! Happy birthday DCP-o-matic!

2nd February 2018

A good afternoon to Meemprod S.a.r.l. in Beiruit, Lebabnon, the latest addition to our users' list.

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