L TRAIN is the story of Sunny, a teenaged African American girl. Her commute through an inner city Chicago winter reinforces a negativity in her, until one day an encounter with a young ... See full summary »

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Khadijah Davis ...
Sunny
Natalie Davis ...
The Girl in the Pink Coat
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Blue Blood
Nadirah Bost ...
CTA Attendant
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Dancing Teen
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Textbook Teen
Summer Powell ...
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L TRAIN is the story of Sunny, a teenaged African American girl. Her commute through an inner city Chicago winter reinforces a negativity in her, until one day an encounter with a young woman who is differently-abled forces her to consider replacing her anger with compassion. L TRAIN aspires to be a brief, humble reminder of what we all might miss everyday. Written by Anna Musso

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