Moving Mountains

Theresa Russell

"MovingMountains”, filmed in West Virginia during the summer of 2012 and starring actress Theresa Russell, tells the story of Trish Bragg of Pie, in Mingo County, as she and her friends struggled for safe drinking water after a deep mine destroyed their wells.  This film-festival favorite spans a decade,with an unexpected ending. Moving Mountains” will premiere in West Virginia Thursday, August 21, at the WVSU Capitol Center in Charleston, doors opening at 6:30 p.m.  The movie will be shown at 7:30.

State Surface Mine Board to Consider Kanawha Mine

Aug 21, 2014
West Virginia Morning
West Virginia Public Broadcasting / West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On West Virginia Morning Ashton Marra reports from the second day of testimony about the surface mine located near the Kanawha State Forest. And Beth Vorhees talks with two local actors who appear in the film “Moving Mountains” which was filmed in West Virginia.