Synopsis: In a small french provincial town, two teenagers, Luc and Alice, decide to commit a murder and assassinate a classmate, Saïd. They escape straight to bury the corpse in a forest where they meet a man leading a cloistered life...
French release: 18th August 1999 - Runtime: 90 min
Screenplay and director: François Ozon
Cinematographer: Pierre Stoeber
Sound: François Guillaume
Editor: Dominique Petrot
Music: Philippe Rombi
Designer: Arnaud de Mauleron
Cast: Natacha Régnier, Jérémie Renier, Miki Manojlovic,
Salim Kechiouche, Yasmine Belmadi
Production: Fidélité Productions
Official Selection in Venise Festival 1999
Releasing their second album, the english pop group Lamb has done a collector single (produced by Mercury) with the song "Gorecki", used in the film and in the trailer of The Criminal Lovers.The cover is the poster of the film.