The Last Mountain


Genres: Documentary

Alison Bailes: Eco Documentaries

About The Last Mountain

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Director Bill Haney sounds the alarm in this penetrating documentary about the impact of coal mining on the citizens of West Virginia's Coal River Valley, who are trying to prevent the plundering of one of the last untouched mountains in Appalachia. Aided by environmentalist Bobby Kennedy Jr., the townspeople protest against an energy conglomerate that uses ruinous mountain top removal techniques, despite the dangers to health and the environment.

Cast: Bobby Kennedy Jr.

Director: Bill Haney

Release Year: 2011

Length: 95 minutes

Rating: NR

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