Barack and Michelle Obama release their first Netflix project

“American Factory” starts on December 23, 2008, as a crowd gathers to learn that the General Motors plant in Dayton has shuttered. The movie then fast-forwards to 2015, when the plant reopens as a new enterprise, as Fuyao Glass America, the American arm of a Shanghai-based company that manufactures automotive glass. One man makes Fuyao’s expanded mission crystal clear: “What we’re doing is we’re melding two cultures together: the Chinese culture and the US culture. So we are truly a global organization.”

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