A stiff defence from France in the second half kept the favourites scoreless despite numerous attempts near France goalmouth.
France regrouped into defensive play with minimal attacks after seeing the need to defend their only point for victory.
French goalkeeper Mylene Chavas was too good for the German attackers, defending every ball her way and was named the Live Your Goal player of the match.
France now makes the final top four with Korea DPR, Japan and USA.
(Pictures by Troy Taule and Kennedy Bani)