Free Video Editors

Below are some free video editors for creating and editing videos and screencasts.


Blender is primarily a video editor but includes audio editing functions as well. Blender is an all-in-one multimedia editor for the screencast creator.

Download at for Windows, Mac, and Linux.


kdenlive is an in-depth video editor with plenty effects, transition, and final rendering options.

Download kdenlive for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X.


OpenShot is a more basic video editor but with essential capabilities to publish less complex video projects.

Download OpenShot for Windows, Mac, and Linux


PiTiVi is another basic video editor with essential functions for less complex projects.

Download PiTiVi for Linux.


Flowblade is a more full-featured video editor with plenty effections, transition, and rendering options.

Download Flowblade for Linux.

What free video editors are missing from our list? What tasks would you like to see covered with these video editors? Let us know in the comments below.

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