Animated GIFs can be converted as a proper video files, like the QuickTime MOV videos with some multimedia converter or a video editing software like Adobe Premiere Pro or similar.
Convert Graphics interchange file format to Apple QuickTime digital video.
We found 2 software records in the database related to .gif to .mov file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert gif to mov on Windows
A timeline-based video editing software from Adobe
Convert from gif file format
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned gif to mov. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert gif to mov on OS X
A free video converter for Mac & PC