This film is a part of WUD Film's annual Social Cinema series in collaboration with the Havens Center for Social Justice at UW-Madison.
Following the film, join us for a discussion led by Adrienne Pagac (Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 39; past co-president of the UW Teaching Assistants' Association), charity Schmidt (TAA and UFAS member; past TAA co-president), and Sara Trongone (current co-President, TAA).
USA | 110 minutes | Streaming | Dir. Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert
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.
"The movie is eye-opening - a windshield on the new world," - David Edelstein, New York Magazine
- English Subtitles via streaming source available upon advance request
- Assisted Listening Device Amplification available
These free screenings are intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, and Union members and guests.