La folle histoire de Cloclo

With his timeless hits, Claude François left an indelible mark on the history of the French chanson, to the point where he has become a truly transgenerational phenomenon. A talented performer, stage animal, and shrewd businessman, Claude François was also an ambitious, complex, and angst-ridden individual whose quest for perfection earned him a reputation as a difficult and demanding artist. Since his death at the age of 39, the Claude François myth has remained frozen in the collective memory. Dotted with personal anecdotes from his close friends and family and from those who accompanied him throughout his life and career, we look back on the life of an extraordinary man and artist.