Press Release

New film highlights West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina communities that helped stop pipeline

Documentary highlights community leaders who battled the Atlantic Coast Pipeline

March 23, 2023

Jessica Sims,, 804-356-1228

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Appalachian Voices and the Southern Environmental Law Center announce an upcoming screening of the documentary film “Not On This Land: The Fight Against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.”

Directed by Christopher Landry, the film showcases stories of impacted community members who fought against and helped defeat the fracked-gas Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Hear the incredible stories from West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina at this free screening at the beautiful Paramount Theater in downtown Charlottesville on Thursday, April 13 at 7 p.m.. After the screening, organizers will hold a moderated panel discussion about the ACP, featuring community leaders profiled in the film.

Registration is required for this event and may be found at

Not on This Land trailer from Chris Landry on Vimeo.

WHAT: Documentary film screening, open to the public, followed by guest panel discussion of film
WHO: Film Discussion Panel with filmmaker and director Christopher Landry and community members profiled in the film
WHERE: The Paramount Theater, 215 E. Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
WHEN: Thursday, April 13, 7:00 p.m., Doors open at 6:15 p.m.


Appalachian Voices is a leading nonprofit advocate for a healthy environment and just economy in the Appalachian region, and a driving force in America’s shift from fossil fuels to a clean energy future.


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