Note: This issue only occurs with referenced movies that are imported to iPhoto while using iMovie '09 (version 8.0.5). Referenced movies which have been imported into iPhoto and accessed in iMovie prior to iMovie '09 (version 8.0.5), will still appear in iMovie '09 (version 8.0.5)
To resolve this issue, select the checkbox for "Copy items to the iPhoto Library" in the iPhoto preferences pane:
- Open iPhoto.
- Choose iPhoto > Preferences.
- Click the Advanced tab.
- Select the checkbox for "Copy Items to the iPhoto Library."*
* If you have already imported movies into iPhoto which are not visible in iMovie '09 (version 8.0.5), you will need to re-import your movie back into iPhoto after following the steps above.