# [pdftex] animations inside a pdf

Martin Heller mr_heller at yahoo.dk
Thu Jun 1 16:45:52 CEST 2006

H V skrev:

>  Do you know if it is possible to inser an animation inside a pdf (Flash clip, or animated GIF), and, if yes, how it can be done with pdflatex ?
>  Is it possible to generate a figure and to make it move with pdflatex ?
>  I am currently trying to prepare a presentation with pdflatex. I have found the beamer class http://latex-beamer.sourceforge.net/ . Do you use it ? What is better for this kind of document ?

Look at the movie15 package.

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{movie15}
\begin{document}
\includemovie[poster]{5cm}{5cm}{animation.avi}
\end{document}

The package is very flexible. Consult the package documentation
for more options and examples.

\$ texdoc movie15