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 49 countries around the world.



Fri Jul 22 12:27:57 2016
Bump libdcp for build fix.

Fri Jul 22 11:31:46 2016
Bump libsub for build fix.

Fri Jul 22 09:06:10 2016
Rename SafeStringStream -> locked_stringstream. Bump deps for removal of stringstream.

Wed Jul 20 21:19:09 2016
Remove unused using.

Wed Jul 20 15:01:43 2016
Add -t/--threads option to dcpomatic2_cli.


Wed Jul 20 09:47:49 2016
Do EncodeServerFinder 'disable' in a more sensible way.

Wed Jul 20 09:21:13 2016
Try to fix intermittent deadlocks with encoding servers.

Wed Jul 20 08:35:20 2016
Fix audio matrix view labels when DCP audio channel counts change.

Tue Jul 19 21:29:20 2016
Add tooltip to DCP name.

Sat Jul 16 00:26:19 2016
Remove unused method.

Sat Jul 16 00:10:08 2016
Remove unused method.

Fri Jul 15 21:53:21 2016
Add channel count hints to the default audio channel count preference, and remove the choice for default to zero channels. Remove em-dash from hints as it apparently does not render on Windows for some reason.



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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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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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