9:30pm – Wednesday, August 4 on ABC2
The commercial ‘Roller Babies’ is the first commercial video to create a worldwide buzz. Within a few weeks it reached 50 million views on You Tube – something never achieved before. A performance to be listed in the Guinness Book of World Records.
After the world success of Evian’s swimming babies, ten years later the toddlers are back in a new technical and cinematic feat: ‘Roller Babies’. In New York, cute tots show off their rollerblading and dancing skills. This stunning documentary, Roll ‘in’ Babies, shows the making of.
From the gigantic ‘baby-cast’, where a hundred babies were auditioned, to the tremendous production effort that required stupendous special effects and obligations worthy of a blockbuster, this show unravels the remarkable story of a human, logistical and technological challenge.