FRANCE

"Il y aura toujours des violons" - Joël Prévost

"But there will always be violins to play love songs"

The French Final was held on March 26th, hosted by Evelyne Leclercq. Before the final there were 2 semi-finals - click here for details: FRENCH SEMI-FINALS 1978  The winner was chosen by televoting.

1 Laisse pleurer les rivières Let the rivers cry Irvin & Indira

8915

2nd

2 Au-revoir, et peut-être à bientôt Goodbye, and perhaps we'll meet again soon Malvina

2000

6th

3 Je te promets de revenir I promise to come back Violette Vial

2621

5th

4 Alors prends le soleil So take the sun Jean-Paul Cara

4896

3rd

5 Il y aura toujours des violons There will always be violons Joël Prévost 13791

1st

6 Tombe l'eau Waterfall Noëlle Cordier

2870

4th

Noëlle Cordier

Joël Prévost previously took part in the 1977 French Semi-Finals. At the ESC he came 3rd. Noëlle Cordier represented France in ESC 1967.

UK NATIONAL FINAL 1978

1978 NATIONAL FINALS