Steve Jobs said that the top feature request for iMovie was an overhaul of the audio editing. This is the highlight of the just-announced iMovie as part of iLife '11, with a new audio editing panel with the ability to add effects. Other features include:
- One-step effects with the ability to add several complex effects in one step.
- A people finder to isolate clips with certain people in it. This uses the face-detecting technology currently found in iPhoto.
- News and sports themes
- The ability to construct movie trailers which has some fantastic effects, logo and the ability to showcase your family and friends in your latest action-packed flick.