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Simple GTK+ Frontend to MPV.

Celluloid is a simple media player that can play virtually all video and audio formats. It supports playlists and MPRIS2 media player controls. The design of Celluloid follows the GNOME Human Interface Guidelines, but can also be adapted for other systems that don't use client-side decorations (CSD). It is based on the mpv library and GTK.


  • Drag and drop playlist
  • Loading external mpv configuration files
  • MPRIS2 D-Bus interface
  • Wayland support

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Details for Celluloid

  • GPL-3.0+

Last updated
  • 9 February 2024 - latest/stable
  • 9 February 2024 - latest/stable



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