What's New

•Transform your video with the new green screen effect that lets you instantly remove the background of clips shot in front of a green or blue screen
• Adjust the green screen effect with a 4-point mask and strength slider
• Choose from 80 new soundtracks in genres including pop, chill, and sentimental that automatically adjust to match the length of your movie
•Drop in still images with transparent backgrounds to use as logos or custom graphics on top of your video
• Add photos as overlays to create picture-in-picture and split-screen effects
• Choose to hide the border that surrounds picture-in-picture and split-screen effects
• Instantly return to the edit screen of your project when switching back to iMovie from other applications
• ClassKit support lets students deliver video assignments to teachers using the Schoolwork app
• For users with videos in iMovie Theater, the Theater window is now accessible from the ••• menu at the bottom of the Projects screen
• Sharing to iMovie Theater is no longer supported; save your movies and trailers to iCloud Photos to watch them on other devices including Apple TV
• Resolves an issue that could lead to a black viewer when previewing your video fullscreen on an external display

App Description

With a streamlined design and intuitive Multi-Touch gestures, iMovie lets you create Hollywood-style trailers and beautiful movies like never before.

Make Hollywood-style trailers
• Choose from 14 trailer templates with stunning graphics and original scores by some of the world’s top film composers
• Customize movie studio logos, cast names, and credits
• Select the best videos and photos for your trailer with the help of animated drop zones
• Record video for your trailer right in iMovie

Create beautiful movies
• Choose from 8 unique themes with matching titles, transitions, and music
• Give your movie the perfect look with 10 Apple-designed video filters
• Enhance your movie with slow motion and fast forward*
• Easily add picture in picture, green screen, and split screen effects
• Create a soundtrack using built-in music that automatically adjusts to match the length of your movie
• Add sound effects, songs from your music library, and your own narration
• Connect a keyboard and use simple shortcuts to edit movies quickly

iMovie everywhere
• Easily transfer projects between your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch using AirDrop or iCloud Drive
• Send any project to your Mac via AirDrop or iCloud Drive to finish editing with iMovie or Final Cut Pro X
• Connect an external display to your iPhone or iPad and choose to mirror the iMovie interface or display your video fullscreen while you edit**

Share with friends and family
• Send videos with Mail and Messages
• Save to your photo library or share to YouTube in 4K or 1080p60***
• Save videos and iMovie project files to iCloud Drive
• Share videos and iMovie project files with AirDrop****
• Use AirPlay to wirelessly stream video to your HDTV with Apple TV*****

* 2x speed-up is available on iPhone 5s, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, and later devices.

** Requires iPhone 7 or later, iPad (6th generation) or iPad Pro (2017) or later

*** 4K support is available on iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad Pro, and later devices.

**** AirDrop requires an iCloud account and is available on iPhone 5, iPad (4th generation), iPad Air, iPad mini, iPod touch (5th generation), and later devices.

***** AirPlay requires Apple TV (2nd generation) or later.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 02, 2011 New version 1.2.1
  • March 10, 2011 New version 1.2
  • September 08, 2010 New version 1.1
  • July 07, 2010 New version 1.0.1
  • October 12, 2011 New version 1.2.2
  • March 07, 2012 New version 1.3
  • May 01, 2012 New version 1.3.1
  • September 19, 2012 New version 1.4
  • February 13, 2013 New version 1.4.1
  • September 03, 2013 New version 1.4.2
  • October 22, 2013 New version 2.0
  • September 18, 2014 New version 2.1
  • November 08, 2014 New version 2.1.1
  • May 01, 2015 New version 2.1.2
  • September 17, 2015 New version 2.2
  • October 23, 2015 New version 2.2.1
  • June 21, 2016 New version 2.2.2
  • July 29, 2016 New version 2.2.3
  • September 06, 2017 New version 2.2.4
  • September 06, 2017 Price decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
  • April 13, 2018 New version 2.2.5
  • November 08, 2018 New version 2.2.6
  • June 13, 2019 New version 2.2.7