How to make a Halloween horror movie with your kids


One dad's account of planning out, filming, editing and screening a Halloween "horror" video with the neighborhood kids.

This looks like SO much fun. If you've got flexible standards and a sense of humor, this is totally doable for anyone with a basic video editing program. The ones I keep hearing about are iMovie for the Mac and Windows Movie Maker for the PC.

Read the full post at Perfecting Parenthood: Perfect Activity: How to make a Halloween horror movie with your kids (Thanks for sharing, Alex!)

Anyone have a favorite video editing program? How hard is it to edit videos? I've never tried it myself.

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  1. says

    Oh, and I’ll be making another Halloween video this year too … special fx are going to be out of this world. If anyone tries making one of their own please drop me a note on my Perfecting Parenthood contact page or Facebook page and we can post them all together afterwards.

  2. says

    It isn’t very hard to do, though more difficult than just making popcorn string, and it’s a really great way to get everyone involved from the youngest to the oldest and even the parents.