This is the story of a French pop legend who died tragically at the age of 39. Thirty years on, Claude François continues to fascinate, and here we discover why. Cloclo wasn’t just a phenomenally successful music star, he was also a shrewd businessman and master of self-promotion. He was also a father and a great lover of women. This is the portrait of a complex, multifaceted man who was willing to do anything to be loved. —FilmsdeFrance
Florent Emilio Siri (born 2 March 1965 in Moselle) is a French film director born in Lorraine.
He studied cinema at the Sorbonne University and ESRA in Paris.
He began his feature film career with the 1998 social film Une minute de silence (One minute of silence), and continued in 2002 with the action film Nid de guêpes (The Nest), and then went on to serve as director of two critically acclaimed and highly successful Splinter Cell games at French-based video game developer Ubisoft, titled Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow and Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory.
Following the underground success of his first feature film, Siri’s directorial style caught the eye of actor Bruce Willis, who asked Siri to direct his big-budget 2005 action thriller Hostage. While not a big commercial success, the film earned considerable critical praise of Siri’s slick direction, calling it “an art house version of the Die Hard films.”
In 2007, he released a film called L’Ennemi intime… read more
I really like this bioptic even if i dislike the singer and the man. It's difficult to summarize a career in two hours and half, but the story succeed to do it. It is focus on the character intimacy and some key life moments, and explain pretty well who he was. Of course, it's too short to explain everything but according to me, it paints a good portrait of the man.