Le petit criminel

France 1990


Abandoned by his father and neglected by his mother, a young man keeps his head above water through petty crime. But one day when his big sister, whose existence he´d never known of, gets in touch out of the blue, he realises that he no longer wants to carry on living his miserable lonely existence.

Cast & Crew

Directed by : Jacques Doillon

Written by : Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Gilles Adrien

Produced by : Claudie Ossard

Main Cast : Marie-Laure Dougnac, Richard Anconina, Jacques Mathoux, Clotilde Courau, Jean-François Perrier, Ticky Holgado, Chick Ortega, Karin Viard, Dominique Pinon, Silvie Laguna, Jean-Claude Dreyfus, Anne-Marie Pisani

Nominations and Awards

  • European Actress 1991
  • European Film 1991
  • European Actor 1991