movie-monad: Plays videos using GStreamer and GTK+.

[ application, bsd3, multimedia, multimedia-player, program, video ] [ Propose Tags ]

Desktop video player that uses GStreamer and GTK+.

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Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5), gi-gdk (==3.0.*), gi-gdkx11 (==3.0.*), gi-glib (==2.0.*), gi-gobject (==2.0.*), gi-gst (==1.0.*), gi-gstvideo (==1.0.*), gi-gtk (==3.0.*), gi-xlib (==2.0.*), haskell-gi-base (==0.20.*), MissingH (==1.4.*), process (==1.4.*), text (==1.2.*) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2017 David Lettier
Author Lettier
Maintainer Lettier
Category Multimedia , Multimedia Player , Video
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Source repo head: git clone
Uploaded by lettier at Tue Sep 5 06:36:55 UTC 2017
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Executables movie-monad
Downloads 1259 total (44 in the last 30 days)
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Movie Monad

Movie Monad

A desktop video player built with Haskell that uses GStreamer and GTK+.


GUI showing Sintel from the Blender Foundation


Let's make a GTK Video Player with Haskell



# Install Git
# Install XQuartz ( if using Mac OSX or macOS
# Install GTK+ 3.* (
# Install Haskell
# Install Haksell Stack
# Install ExifTool
git clone
cd movie-monad/
stack setup
stack install
stack exec -- movie-monad
# Or just `movie-monad` if `stack path | grep local-bin-path` is in your `echo $PATH`




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