Kdenlive is for KDE Non - Linear Video Editor and is a non-linear video editing software for the KDE Platform. Kdenlive is licensed under the GNU General Public License and is available for Unix- like operating systems such as Linux and FreeBSD.

With Kdenlive, it is possible to edit multiple image and audio tracks. Kdenlive uses the MLT video rendering engine. The current version supports the KDE Plasma Desktop. For the K Desktop Environment 3.5 series Kdenlive is available in version 0.5.

The relatively large range of functions based on the program between cinema and Cinelerra.


In contrast to most of the free video editing systems Kdenlive offers the possibility to adjust the user interface to a standard in professional video editing software look and feel. It seamlessly integrates into the KDE desktop.