THE LAST MOUNTAIN is a spellbinding tour along the frontlines of America’s most spirited battle over the environment and the economy. Set deep in the heart of Appalachian West Virginia, this consciousness-raising film captures a rowdy band of citizens as they try to stop a giant coal company from blowing up a pristine mountain for its coal. The daring solution proposed by this small Appalachian community takes on national significance when Robert F. Kennedy Jr. joins the Appalachian families to fight the extraordinary and insidious power of Big Coal.
Featuring the stunning visuals of Appalachia, THE LAST MOUNTAIN is a passionate and personal tale that highlights the extraordinary power of ordinary Americans when they fight for what they believe in, showcasing a battle for the future of energy that affects us all.
Outtakes and Deleted Scenes; Q&A with Robert F. Kennedy Jr.; Artist PSAs in support of THE LAST MOUNTAIN: Emmylou Harris, Naomi Judd, Kathy Mattea; Official Trailer
Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival
Official Selection, Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
Crew:Peter Rhodes (editor), Claudio Ragazzi (original music), Jerry Risius (principal cinematography), Stephen McCarthy (principal cinematography), Tim Hotchner (principal cinematography), Tim Disney (executive producer), Sarah Johnson Redlich (executive producer), Tim Rockwood (executive producer), Clara Bingham (producer), Eric Grunebaum (producer), Bill Haney(producer), Bill Haney (writer), Peter Rhodes (writer)