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Life in a hutong

By Deng Zhangyu ( China Daily ) Updated: 2017-06-19 07:03:23

A foreign documentary filmmaker unveils her book of photos of a Beijing alley - all taken by cellphone. Deng Zhangyu reports.

Over the past five years, Tan Siok Siok has been recording the lives of people in a Beijing hutong (alley) on her cellphone and sharing the photos on social media.

In her images from the old-style alleyways, chairs and bicycles, sleepy people and those with earmuffs are commonly seen.

Life in a hutong

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