RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Had it won, this would have been Brazil's first Oscar in the documentary category. In addition to "The Edge of Democracy", "American Factory" beat titles such as the Syria-based films "For Sama" and "The Cave", as well as "Honeyland", from North Macedonia.
"American Factory" recounts the arrival of a Chinese factory and its super-obedient workers to a city in the interior of . . .