Christiane Felscherinow

7.21.15

Berlin's Most Famous Heroin Addict Was Arrested for Beating Her Dog and Biting a Woman

The author and former it girl known as Christiane F. now faces criminal charges for personal offense, aggravated assault, and animal abuse.

12.10.13

'I Will Die Soon; I Know That': Meeting the Real Christiane F

The most famous heroin addict was still a child when she entered into the drug world. Her descent to heroin addiction and prostitution on the streets of West Berlin was turned into a book then a grim biopic in 1981.