I’ve previously recorded Veronika and then played back the short clips for her to see. Even if she didn’t recognize herself in the videos, she liked seeing a baby on screen!
Today, big brother Travis wanted to have a bit more organized fun with this concept. We made a short “movie” with Veronika as the star – as baby godzilla!
This being a five-year-old boy’s movie, the plot was about a baby on the loose who was going to knock over city towers – oh no!
While the two of them played, I snapped pictures of the “movie” unfolding.
More importantly, I filmed!
When it was finished, I sat them down to watch the playback. Travis was thrilled, and Veronika was delighted, even if she didn’t understand on the same level.
This was such a cute concept, both to engage siblings in parallel play even if there is an age gap between them, and also to capture memories and moments in time.
Behold, Travis’s directorial debut: