Source Filmmaker beta is live

The brilliant minds behind Half-Life, Team Fortress, Left 4 Dead, Portal, and Counter-Strike have opened up the Source Filmmaker Beta, for free, to everyone. Utilizing the same technology seen in the Team Fortress 2 “Meet The Team” featurettes, SFM is a deep storytelling tool that has streamlined an animation studio suite for a single PC.

Source has included tools from Team Fortress 2 to give everyone a head start. Head over to to get see what everyone is working and gather motivation for your next short.