The Clay Center in Charleston hosts a film series featuring various independent documentaries as part of the On Screen/In Person film series.
“The Last Mountain,” a documentary highlighting the adverse effects of mountaintop removal, focuses on the Coal River Valley of West Virginia and the lengths community members have gone to preserve their environment.
What happens when a big-budget Spielbergian movie comes to the Mountain State? The town gets a 1970s makeover and locals pull up lawn chairs and start feeding the crew casseroles. Join us as we go behind the scenes to look at how one mega-blockbuster movie transformed Weirton.