"Sous le ciel de Paris
" is a song initially written for the 1951 French film Sous le ciel de Paris, directed by Julien Duvivier. In the film the song was sung by Jean Bretonnière
. In the same year it was recorded by Anny Gould and by Juliette Gréco
. Thanks to Juliette Greco and subsequent recordings by renowned artists like Édith Piaf and Yves Montand the song became a symbol of Paris and France for the whole world.