Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: Nicole Kidman, Queen of the festival

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Abdelamadjid is the new Algerian Tebboune Prime Minister

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Trump's Handshake Showdown

Read more

THE DEBATE

Trump at NATO: What future for the Atlantic Alliance? (part 2)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Trump at NATO: What future for the Atlantic Alliance? (part 1)

Read more

FOCUS

Life after IS group: Young Iraqis learn to live together in Kirkuk

Read more

ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: Robert Pattinson stars in Safdie brothers heist 'Good Time'

Read more

THE INTERVIEW

Trump on 'learning curve' but poll numbers 'will go up'

Read more

INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Is Venezuela on the verge of anarchy?

Read more

France

France votes: Macron uses high-tech door-to-door campaigning

© Eric Feferberg, POOL, AFP | Macron (second left) meets potential supporters while on the campaign trail, on April 12, 2017

Video by Claire WILLIAMS , KARINA CHABOUR

Text by Claire WILLIAMS

Latest update : 2017-04-19

Sporting fixed smiles and armed with flyers, campaigners for centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron are out in force in Paris… using high-tech technology.

But rather than knocking on doors arbitrarily, the ‘En Marche!’ (Forward!) movement has gone high-tech. They are using voter data to pinpoint which neighbourhoods to target.

Our reporters followed a group in the northern 11th arrondissement (neighbourhood) in Paris as they try to convince key undecided voters.

To watch the full story, please click on the player above.

Date created : 2017-04-19

  • FRANCE

    As race tightens, Macron bids to sway undecided voters

    Read more

  • FRANCE

    French candidates divided on future of 35-hour work week

    Read more

  • FRANCE

    French candidate Macron targets encryption in fight against terrorism

    Read more

COMMENT(S)