Synfig Studio Animation
Synfig Studio is a free and open source 2D vector graphics and timeline-based computer animation program.
Synfig Training Videos
Arrange music for your animation using GarageBand on your iPad.
Start with the YouTube Tutorial below.
Rendering as a Movie
Render your animation as an .AVI file *change extension to ".avi" and leave Target as "auto".
Download and install VLC (click on button below) if it is not already in your Applications folder.
Follow instructions below to use VLC to convert your AVI file to a .M4V file, which can be opened using QuickTime Player.
Select File --> Convert/Stream
Browse to find your .AVI file and then convert to MP4.
File will save as .M4V file.