French CF: Le Gaulois

Le Gaulois is a chicken brand in France. “La Gaule” used to be the name of the country called  “La France”, and “Les Gaulois” was the name of the people living there. The most famous one is Astérix Le Gaulois! There’s also a cigarette brand called Gauloises, and refers to these people. The soundtrack is famous in France as the French version of Peter Allen’s “I Go To Rio”, performed by the French singer Claude François and called “Je vais à Rio”. This funny CF is airing nowadays in France!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PAE4xjcvpKg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePHBZXnQIvI

Another Commercial exists with the French Cancan famous song:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rpgfetac0U https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Diu2N8TGKA

And with La Marseillaise, the French National Anthem!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaF2P6oZuzk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=221UWotqwdo]]>

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