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Cheshire, OhioCheshire, Ohio
The takeover of a small, rural town by a large coal-fired power plant operation. w/filmmaker Eve Morgenstern

Cheshire, Ohio (Eve Morgenstern, 2017; 75 min). United States, A gun toting 83-year old woman refuses to sell her house to the power plant next door but the plant has moved ahead with their 20 million dollar deal to buy out most of Cheshire and bulldoze all the homes. What happened in this Ohio River town overrun by one of the largest coal-fired power plants in the world? A story of money, power and the increasingly difficult choices we face surrounding coal and the environment, CHESHIRE, OHIO makes us think twice about home.

Watch the trailer here.

Buy a ticket to the 2:45 PM, Saturday, April 14, screening here.