When I Was 12 is a 2001 British dramatic TV movie directed and written
by Dominic Savage. Chloe (Holly Scourfield) is an unhappy adolescent
girl living with her out-of-touch mother. Her only friend in the world
is her neighbor, Lee (Jody Latham). Since Chloe feels her mother is
unable to provide her with any guidance for life, she turns to Lee
instead. Together, Chloe and Lee try to figure out how to survive in a
world full of things they do not understand.