I've used Creative Cow to solve a lot of problems in the past, but I can't seem to find a thread addressing this problem, so I am starting my first thread here.
I exported an .xml from DaVinci Resolve after color grading to edit in Premiere, but when I open the .xml in Premiere Pro CS6, everything is in a 4:3 ratio (it should be 16:9). Some of it is letter-boxed, some is compressed and some is cropped. When I view the footage in Source Monitor, it is also compressed or cropped. However, when I go to the footage in the Project Bin and view it in the Source Monitor it is totally normal. Now in theory, I should be able to copy the footage from the improperly formatted timeline into a properly formatted timeline, but when I do, it is still squashed or letter-boxed, although the cropped footage returns to normal. If I view the clip in the Source Monitor now, it looks fine there, and if use the Drag Video tool to replace the footage, it then looks fine on my timeline.
So what the heck is going on here and how do I fix it? I really don't want to have to drag and replace every shot in a 40min project.