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Christiane F. An unrelentlingly grim German film that vividly conveys the physical and mental debilitation of drug addiction.
Sweet Nothing Based on a drug addict's diaries found in a Bronx apartment.
The Panic in Needle Park An occasion to meditate upon the frightfulness of heroin addiction and why many youth opt for the euphoria of white powder rather than the promises of the American dream.
Maria Full of Grace The compelling story of a courageous and adventuresome seventeen-year old Columbian.
Sister Helen A compassionate story of a tough Catholic nun working with addicts in the South Bronx who has let their suffering touch her heart.
Harvard Man A cautionary tale about the grandiosity of a college student who sees himself as impervious to a fall.
Following A mesmerizing neo-noir drama, the first effort of writer and director Christopher Nolan.
Drunks The spiritual underpinnings of AA and the service it provides to those on the path to recovery.
Ironweed A screen translation of William Kennedy's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, in which director Hector Babenco puts the accent on the story's spiritual dimensions.
Arthur Touches both the heart and the funny bone.