Francis Lai

<p>Although born in Nice, it was a move to Paris as a young man where Francis Lai grew as a musician. 1960s Paris bustled with artists and musicians and it was there that the young Lai composed his first song with Bernard Dimey, joined the Michel Magne Orchestra, then worked with Edith Piaf. He also met director/writer Claude Lelouch in 1965, which led to his first big screen credit with the...