Back to the roots: Zhangma Village and its modern makeover

Zhu Ying Zhou Shengjie
A 24-year-old village native returned to hometown, Zhangma Village, to participate in a huge renovation project after quitting his job in an advertising company downtown. 
Zhu Ying Zhou Shengjie

Filmed and edited by Zhou Shengjie. Subtitles by Sophie Wang and Andy Boreham.

A 24-year-old village native named Wu Fan returned to his hometown, Zhangma Village, to participate in a huge renovation project after quitting his job in an advertising company downtown. Retaining the old while embracing the new, the village in Qingpu District is testament to tasteful, even arty modernization.

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