I Am Eleven

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Indie Gems Film Festival

I Am Eleven

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 14 September 2013


Do you remember when you were 11? Australian film-maker Genevieve Bailey travelled the world for six years talking with 11-year-olds to compose this insightful, funny and moving documentary portrait of childhood. From an orphanage in India, to a single-parent household in inner-city Melbourne, to bathing with elephants in Thailand, I AM ELEVEN explores the lives and thoughts of children from 15 countries. 

Q&A with Genevieve Bailey at the conclusion of the film

2012 Audience Award for Best Documentary Film – Sao Paulo International Film Festival, 2012 Outstanding Documentary – Newport Beach Film Festival, 2011 Best Documentary – IF Awards, 2011 Audience Award – Melbourne International Film Festival

Dates & Times:
4:00pm, Saturday 14 September

Adult $16.50, F/T Student $12.50, Child 18&U $10*
*Transaction fees may apply


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Ticket Prices

Adult $16.50
F/T Student $12.50
Child 18&U $10

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $4.00