I Am Eleven

I am Eleven is a very inspirational warm hearted documentary viewing the world through the eyes of eleven year olds across the globe. It was made by Genevieve Bailey an Australian documentary filmmaker.

If you would like to read more about some of the children in the movie click on the links below.
Goh from Thailand.
Vandana from Kerala in India.
Kimberley from New Jersey USA

What are the similarities and differences between the lives of the children in the movie and your life? What are your dreams for the future?


  1. My name is Nathan. I am eleven years old. I play football for Kilbarrack United football club. I've been playing for Kilbarrack United football club since I was four years old. I play in Goal. My favourite team is Manchester United football club and my favourite players are Robin Van Persie and Wayne Rooney. I've been to see Manchester United play many times.

  2. My name is Sinead. I am eleven years old. I enjoy playing sports. I play Gaelic football and camogie for Naomh Barróg my local club. In school we play basketball. Most of all, I love dancing. When I grow up, I would like to train as a vet in college and become a vet. Doing this I would be able to help sick animals. That is one reason why I would like to be a vet another is because it is a good job and you would earn plenty of money.

  3. My name is Ryan . I like football, darts and playing my X-box360 I also like hunting it is excellent fun . I have six dogs and one hundred and forty pigeons and two ferrets one greyhound and one polecat . I love them all

  4. My name is Jennifer and I am ten years old. I live in Ireland. I play Gaelic football, boxing and basketball. I love art and I would like to be an artist when I grow up.