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Nico Icon (1995)

70 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

A look into the many lives of Christa Päffgen, otherwise known as Nico; from cutie German mädchen to the first of the supermodels, to glamorous diva of the Velvet Underground, to cult item, junkie and hag. Many faces for the same woman, ...See moreA look into the many lives of Christa Päffgen, otherwise known as Nico; from cutie German mädchen to the first of the supermodels, to glamorous diva of the Velvet Underground, to cult item, junkie and hag. Many faces for the same woman, whom, you realize, just couldn't bring herself to care enough to live. Written by Miguel Cane See less
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Nov 16, 1995 (United States)
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Tina Aumont
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Christian Päffgen
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Edith Boulogne
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Jackson Browne
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John Cale
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Danny Fields
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Jonas Mekas
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Paul Morrissey
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Billy Name
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Nikos Papatakis
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Lutz Ulbrich
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Viva
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Alan Wise
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Helma Wolff
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James Young
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Jim Morrison
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Lou Reed
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7.2 / 10 | 637 votes