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1 discussion of plot roger & me, a michael moore documentary, takes place in flint, michigan it begins by highlighting a spirited and successful community and goes on to show the transformation and decline after general motors closes their plant, leaving approximately 30,000 people unemployed. © film education 1 synopsis roger and me is the story of flint affecting film distribution roger and me neither looks nor feels like a major hollywood movie. Introduction: purpose of the filmthis documentary is written, directed and produced by michael moore and is about the social repercussions of capitalism as well as corporate and government issues that conflict with the basic needs of people and their f.Download