Open source Animation for Linux

Pencil

Pencil is an animation/drawing software for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. It lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

Storyboarder

Storyboarder makes it easy to visualize a story as fast you can draw stick figures. Quickly draw to test if a story idea works. Create and show animatics to others. Express your story idea without making a movie. (MIT)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

Synfig

Synfig is a powerful, industrial-strength vector-based 2D animation software package, designed from the ground-up for producing feature-film quality animation with fewer people and resources. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

Tupi

Tupi a fork of the KTooN project. It's a design and authoring tool for digital artists interested in 2D Animation, offering an interface experience focused on 8-100 years old kids. (GPL)

Linux - MAC OS X

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