Give yourself the best start


Big features, small price

HitFilm 2 Express isn't just an editor. It's also a fully featured visual effects and compositing product. You won't find that combination anywhere else.

Everything you need

From edit to upload, HitFilm 2 Express has everything you need to complete your movie masterpiece. Spend less on software and more on cameras and equipment!

Hours of free training

Get maximum value from HitFilm with our free online tutorials and friendly online community.

Powerful video editing

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Essential tools

HitFilm includes essential editing tools like ripple edit and transitions, plus multiple video and audio tracks. Try the free demo »

Easy YouTube upload

When you're finished, upload high quality HD video direct to YouTube from inside HitFilm — couldn't be easier.

Incredible visual effects


Over 100 effects

Lightning & electricity simulation, 3D computer generated gunfire, 3D text and realistic lens flares are just a few of the visual effects highlights included with HitFilm 2 Express.

Advanced motion tracking

Borrow some Hollywood technology with HitFilm 2 Express' motion tracking features. Using sophisticated optical flow techniques you can track the movement of an object in a video, opening up a world of exciting visual effects possibilities.

Layer compositing

Craft entirely new scenes by combining videos, images on your timeline. Add effect to your layers to create stunning, unique visuals.

Shoot on green screen

Place yourself or your actors onto new backgrounds by shooting against a green screen. HitFilm makes it easy to create your own newsroom or sci-fi landscape.

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HitFilm 2 Ultimate

Need more power and effects? HitFilm 2 Ultimate has over 150 effects including advanced particle simulation and 3D model import.

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Movie Studio Platinum - Visual Effects Suite 2

Movie Studio Platinum: Visual Effects Suite 2

Combines the editing power of Movie Studio Platinum with the stunning visual effects capabilities of HitFilm 2 Express.

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