Confidant of the famous songstress Edith Piaf, married French film star Simone Signoret, and rumoured to be Marilyn Monroe's lover, Montand certainly was known in close circles with the stars, and many fell under his charm.
But who was the face behind this lure of stardom? Montand was also a man who never forgot his roots. His sister recounts and sings her dear brother's tales with passion and a good dose of humour from her hair salon in the south of France.
Through nostalgia and song, she remembers her brother's tumultuous life, from the early years working on the Mediterranean docks, to his rise to international stardom.