Christiane F
Christiane F (1981)

This film is based on a true story and focuses on the children from the Bahnhof Zoo train station in West Berlin who are drug addicts, drug dealers, and prostitutes. The film focuses on Christine F., who tries some drugs and gets hooked… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1981
DVD Release Date: May 2, 2005
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Cole Smithey

A great anti-heroin movie with an exceptional soundtrack.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Christiane F. is an unrelentlingly grim German film that vividly conveys the physical and mental debilitation of drug addiction.

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Carlos Magalhães
Despite having a dry structure and performances that can be a bit stiff sometimes, the film evokes an intense feeling of hopelessness (especially when we see… More
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Stella Dallas
a grim and realistic film about a 14 yr old girl's descent into the underworld of drugs and prostitution in 70's berlin. based on a true story. i… More
Pierluigi Puccini
One of the most verosimil, startling, crude, and disturbing cinema vérité about a 14 year old playing with death in the heart of europe's capital of… More
Nicki Marie
All time favourite movie of mine. I first saw this back in the 90's on an almost knackered VHS with a bad overdub. Have since purchased the DVD with… More
Anthony Valletta
Relentless and grim, as it should be. A roller-coaster ride to the bottom that makes "Trainspotting" look like a Disney film. If you want the truth… More