iDVD only imports standard QuickTime movies as video sources. This means that if you
intend to use iDVD as your DVD authoring application, you only need to export a
QuickTime movie from Final Cut Pro. iDVD automatically encodes the video and audio
sources to be DVD-compliant. The video is encoded as MPEG-2 video at a quality
controlled by a preference setting and the video length. The audio is encoded as an
uncompressed AIFF file.
For more information, see “
Exporting a QuickTime Movie for DVD Use
” on page 277.
See the iDVD documentation for information on importing the movie and adding it to