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American Factory

2019
1h 50m
Documentary
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Cast

Junming 'Jimmy' Wang (Self - Vice President, Fuyao)Robert Allen (Self - Furnace Off-Loader)Sherrod Brown (Self - U.S. Senator, Ohio)Dave Burrows (Self - Vice President, Fuyao Glass America)

Directors

Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert

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Synopsis

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a factory in an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America.

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