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Through turbulent times France has always found solace in a stable leader.

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France has always been a leader in popular entertainment. Its biggest stars have always been ‘of the people’ and very, very French.

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Artists & Writers

France has always excelled in the Arts, producing some of the world’s most creative minds and prodigious talents.

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Scientists & Inventors

In the world of innovation, discovery and science, few nations have produced more iconic and important figures than France.

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Fashion Designers

Combining artistry and flair with an eye for the commercial and the headline, French fashion has always been a world leader.

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Sports stars

Some of the most exciting, unconventional and successful sporting talents have come from France. Regardless of the sport, energy and élan is their common trait.

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