Learned circus acrobatics and performed on the trapeze for her feature film debut, 'Wings of Desire', without using a stunt double.
Associated with the films of Wim Wenders.
Had a daughter named Venus.
Acted in legit theater with the Compagnie Timothee Laine and Theater Labor Warschau.
Was the life companion of Wim Wenders and later, during the last three years of her life, of actor Jean-Claude Vogel.