Santa Claus promised it, it is not a virus that will prevent him from making his rounds. At its secretariat, the elves are already hard at work to take orders. All over the world, Santa Claus is adapting to this particular context as the end of the year holidays approach. In the United States, Covid requires, contact is made through a window. In England, Santa Claus is preparing for an unprecedented tour. To interact with children, he learns to master the computer. Not easy when you come from the depths of Lapland.
In France, it is already possible to order through apps. The Hingant family is getting ready to make a video call with Santa Claus, from whom Juliette and Naël will be able to ask for their gifts. Ten minutes of discussion with him, with the added bonus of a video recording of the discussion. “It’s an idea that seems innovative to me, in the sense that we are still in a rather gloomy context”, estimates their mother, Marie Hingant. What is certain is that the tour of Santa Claus is maintained. He confirmed it in person to the France Télévisions teams.
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