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67 Ratings

Just Another Girl on the I.R.T.

Directed by Leslie Harris
United States, 1992


A teen girl struggles to reconcile her desire for self-improvement with her rebellious nature and her lack of maturity in this coming-of-age drama, which won first-time director Leslie Harris a special jury prize at the 1993 Sundance Film Festival.

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Just Another Girl on the I.R.T. Directed by Leslie Harris

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

1993 | 2 wins including: Special Jury Prize for a First Feature

Independent Spirit Awards

1994 | Nominee: Best Female Lead

Gotham Awards

1993 | Winner: Open Palm Award

Critics reviews

If last week’s painful Oscars telecast is any indicator, the “Indiewood” arm of the film industry is finally, slowly awakening to the urgency of adding seats to the table. But audiences, hungry for work that deviates from the status quo, have already started snacking: consider Harris’ wry and honest film, a truly independent work that, like its protagonist, doesn’t wait for permission to be its brilliant self.
March 10, 2018
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