iMovie is part of the iLife suite of software products that comes free with every Mac, it is a proprietary video editing software application which allows Mac users to edit their own home movies. It have many versions just like iMovie 4, iMovie HD 5, iMovie HD 6, iMovie '08, and now iMovie '09. iMovie HD support video formats like DV, HDV, MPEG4, MOV, etc.
But we can't import DVD into iMovie for that the iMovie don't support dvd movie format. It is a headache problem for us that many of our favorite dvd movies can't be edit by iMovie, and we can't share these our favorite dvd movies to our friends and family. How can we solve import dvd into iMovie problem, and how can we edit dvd in iMovie?
In order to import DVD to iMovie, we can use the DVD to iMovie Converter to convert dvd to imovie support format videos just like MPEG4, and then we can import dvd conversion video into iMovie directly. DVD to iMovie Converter is a powerful dvd ripper on Mac, it is powerful and simple for using, just several clicks, we can import dvd to iMovie easily.
How to import dvd into imovie with DVD to iMovie Converter?
Step 1: Add video files
Free download, install and run DVD Ripper for Mac, then click "Add File" button to select your dvd that need to be converted.
Step 2: Choose output format: "MPEG-4 Movie (*.mp4)"
Seletc the right profile that can be supported by iMovie, such as .mp4,etc.
Step 3: Convert
When you get ready to convert the added dvd on Mac, Click the "Convert" button to start conversion.
Step 4: Importing convertion dvd files to imovie
Launch iMovie, go to "file > import movies". Select the converted MP4 video then click "import".