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The best things to do this week

Your weekly guide to the best events in Beijing

Hanna Turi
Another week, another monster lineup of crackin' events for you to chuck your wages at. China Women's Film Festival continues this week with more international and local films screening around Beijing, while China Aids Walk, the MLA Great Aussie BBQ and HelloCareer's International Talent Salon are all taking place for those keen to do a bit of socialising. It's Monday, your week starts now!


Rumble in the Jumble

Critics' pick

Rumble in the Jumble is a monthly 'thriftstore-cum-craft extravaganza' where you can find all manner of odds and ends. This month, pin-up hair styles, vintage clothing, antique trinkets and even tattoos will be on offer. Head to Modernista for a crackin' crafty time.

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Modernista , 44 Baochao Hutong 24 Sep Free


Critics' pick

Fatima has a poor command of French, causing her much frustration in her daily interaction with her daughters. Temporarily unable to work after becoming injured, Fatima starts writing down in Arabic everything that has been impossible for her to say until then in French to her daughters.

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Hutong Photo Walk with Tan Siok Siok

As part of this guided tour, acclaimed Singaporean filmmaker Tan Siok Siok will be teaching participants how to capture the best photographs using their mobile phones, share insights on the creation of her latest book People of Beijing, as well as give all participants a free copy.

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