Best Free Open Source Video Editing Softwares


Best Free Video Editors : If you’re using Windows operating system, by default it has Windows movie maker video editing program to cut, join and create video slides. There are number of movie maker softwares, but open source tools are always best because it is free and you get the program with its source code that lets you free to edit, add extra functionality and use it according to your needs.

On Madras Geek, we had already told about many free video editing softwares and 3GP video converters, tutorials on how to edit video game trailers etc. Now here is the list of free open source video editors. check out the below list.


Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs

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Kino Video editor


Kdenlive is an intuitive and powerful multi-track video editor, including most recent video technologies.

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  1. Binny V A says:

    I’m still a bit concerned about the state of video editors in linux. Tried a few some time back and was sorely disappointed. Finally had to use Blender.

  2. Amit says:

    Thanks for the info ,tweeted

  3. Andi says:

    Best free video editor for linux is openshot!!!
    Blender is basically for efects but for (NLE) video editing the best is openshot ;)

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