More filmmaking features arriving on iMovie app in April

Apple announced during its ‘Peek Performance’ event that the iMovie app will be getting a slew of filmmaking tools next month.

Two new features, titled Magic Movie and Storyboards will appear in a future update. Storyboards allow users to improve their story-telling skills with twenty pre-made templates that focus on certain genres, such as product reviews, cooking and more. The templates will come with a list of shots so users can capture and organize their content and come up with a story. The resulting work can be saved and shared through the Photos app.

Filmmaking Features Arriving on iMovie App

Magic Movie allows users to pick an album in their device, which iMovie sifts through and creates a movie from the best parts. There are 20 styles to choose from, as well as the ability to rearrange, delete and trim clips to preference. iMovie will create a music track that will fit the video length.

iMovie is available on several Apple devices and is free to use within the Apple ecosystem.