France in the Eurovision Song Contest 2008

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Eurovision Song Contest 2008
Country France
National selection
Selection processInternal selection
Selection date(s)March 2008
Selected entrantSébastien Tellier
Selected song"Divine"
Finals performance
Final result19th, 47 points
France in the Eurovision Song Contest
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France chose their entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2008 internally in March 2008, and chose Sébastien Tellier to sing Divine. As one of the 'Big 4' countries, France automatically qualified for the final on May 24, 2008.

At Eurovision[edit]

Sébastien Tellier performed 19th following Ukraine and preceding Azerbaijan. He finished 19th with 47 points.

Points awarded by France[edit]

Points awarded to France (Final)
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point


For the 2008 contest the commentators for France were Jean-Paul Gaultier and Julien Lepers.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Jean-Paul Gaultier to comment Eurovision final". Retrieved 2008-04-27.