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Spring 1995 - after the closure of the Needle Park in Zurich, 11-Year- Old Mia and her heroin addicted mother Sandrine are relocated to the countryside.

Director:

Pierre Monnard

Writers:

Michelle Halbheer (novel), André Küttel
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Credited cast:
Luna Mwezi ... Mia
Sarah Spale Sarah Spale ... Sandrine
Jerry Hoffmann ... Andre
Michael Schertenleib Michael Schertenleib ... K. Störchli
Jorik Wenger Jorik Wenger ... Yannick
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Spring 1995 - after the closure of the Needle Park and the public drug scene in Zurich, eleven-year-old Mia and her heroin addicted mother Sandrine are relocated to the countryside. While caring for her mother, Mia spends time with her imaginary friend and a gang of local teenage misfits. These friendships finally give her the strength to rebel and break free from her abusive mother. Written by PM

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Country:

Switzerland

Language:

Swiss German

Release Date:

16 January 2020 (Switzerland) See more »

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1.66 : 1
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Up until the 90s, Zurich was a meeting point for heroin addicts from all over Europe. Platzspitzbaby tells a mother-daughter story right out of the drug hell. See more »

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Written by Bruno W, Daniel S, Manuela H
Performed by mittageisen
Courtesy of mital-U
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