Bite-sized blog post: Leslie Harris

Leslie Harris

Leslie Harris with Redford


LESLIE HARRIS was the first African American woman to win a Special Jury Prize at Sundance with her debut feature film Just Another Girl on the I.R.T. (1992). She got distribution for the film with Miramax for the self-financed, self-produced feature which she edited on her own in her apartment.

Harris teaches at New York University and is fundraising for her feature I Love Cinema

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Where to watch her films:




Read more about her:

Finder her on Twitter
Leslie Harris’ Blog
SUBWAY RIDER Leslie Harris’s Low-Budget Trip.
20th Anniversary Screening Of ‘Just Another Girl On The I.R.T.’ + Panel Discussion w/ Leslie Harris (NYC)
Entertainment Weekly

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

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