Crack in Paris

In recent years, the number of crack addicts in Paris has skyrocketed. Nicknamed the “drug of the poor”, due to its affordable price, this powerful derivative of cocaine can be bought and used in plain sight at the heart of the capital. In the north-east of Paris, the presence of crack-smokers poses real problems for local residents. The public parks are full of squatters and locals are constantly subjected to aggressive begging.


  • Year: 2020
  • Duration: 52 mins
  • Production: Ligne de Front
  • Director: Marc de la Villardière & Clément Dudouet
  • Available Versions: FRA
  • Country of production: France

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