iMovie is a popular video editor for the rising Mac users. You sometimes may come across difficulty when importing videos to iMovie for editing. If you are an experienced iMovie user, you may learn that it is not so easy to import MKV into iMovie. Actually, MKV is not supported by iMovie (iMovie'11 included). To edit MKV videos with iMovie, you'll need to convert MKV file to iMovie supported file format first.
Here is an easy solution to transcode MKV to iMovie compatible format by using EaseFab video converter for Mac, which supports all regular format, including but not limited to iMovie, MKV, AVI, MOV, MP4, M4V, MPG, Final Cut Pro, iDVD, etc. After MKV files are converted, you can import to iMovie without any hassle. You can do it on All major Mac OS X operating systems, like Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, and Snow Leopard.
Download the MKV to iMovie Converter for Mac:
How to convert and import MKV to iMovie
Step 1. Add MKV files
After the program installed, you will come to an impressive interface. Now add your MKV video files. Two options:
1. Drag and drop the MKV file to left item tray directly.
2. Click "Add Video" button to add MKV files.
Step 2. Choose the optimized preset for iMovie
You can directly choose the preset for iMovie which has been supplied by the VOB to iMovie Mac Converter. The setting also works for iMovie '08, iMovie '09, iMovie '11, and iMovie HD etc.
Step 3. Start MKV to iMovie conversion
Hit the "Convert" button and this Video Converter for Mac will convert your MKV rapidly. After the conversion, you can import the output files to iMovie (the latest iMovie' 11 supported).
Step 4. Import converted file to iMovie
Launch iMovie, from the File menu, choose Import > Movies, navigate to the folder that output MKV videos are saved. Select the files and click "Import".
Bingo! You did it! With this MKV format to iMovie Video Converter for Mac, you can now import any MKV on you want to iMovie to make your movies stylish.