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Chapter 4. iMovie: The Swiss Army Knife ... > Building a Better Video Track - Pg. 115

iMovie: The Swiss Army Knife of Digital Video Software 115 · You can play or edit a single clip again by selecting it on the Clip Viewer. The timecode shown next to the Playhead in the Monitor for the selected clip becomes the timecode for the movie and shows you the location of that clip in the movie. · You can remove a clip from your movie and place it back on the Shelf by dragging it from the Clip Viewer to the Shelf. You can delete a clip by selecting it and then pressing Delete. · To see your movie in full-screen mode, click the View in Full Screen button. Your movie plays back so that it takes up the entire screen. This helps you focus on your movie without any distractions from the iMovie interface. To stop your movie and return to iMovie before your movie has finished, click the mouse button or press the Spacebar. Continue placing clips in the Clip Viewer until you have all the clips that you want to appear in your movie in the order that you want them to play. You don't have to use all the clips on the Shelf; you can leave clips there for later use or delete them when you are sure that you won't use them in this movie. Building a Better Video Track Now that you have the basic video track for your movie, it's time to polish your movie's video track by adding titles, transitions, and special effects. And you can add some iMovie trick effects to really liven things up. Explaining Yourself with Titles In the section called " The Titles Palette " earlier in this chapter, you learned about how you can use iMovie's titling tools to add all sorts of text to your movie, such as opening and closing credits, captions, and so on. In that section, you will find all the detailed information you need to add titles