Original name: Story of a Junkie
Duration: 95 min.
Filmed in documentary-style, the film follows the character of Gringo, a young man looking for fortune in New York, only to fall into heroin addiction.
bleak, serious, rough, realistic, sincere, thought provoking, disturbing
drugs/alcohol, anti heroes, realism, urban, addiction, drug abuse, life is a bitch, downfall, americana, crimes, heroes, misfit, society, heroin addiction, heroin addict, junkie, drug rehabilitation, hustler, drug trip, syringe, drug dealing, desperation, skateboard, injection, drug addiction ...
20th century, 80s
new york, usa