― Cinema 4D and After Effects workflow in action, with an earlier release of Maxon’s exchange plug-in. ∙ Maxon has released a free plug-in enabling After Effects users to import projects directly into Cinema 4D R13. ∙ The tool works with After Effects CS3 and above. ∙ Updated: Previous versions of the plug-in offer support for earlier releases of the two applications, but only permit export from Cinema 4D to After Effects, not vice versa. .