Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

"a very important film that should be seen"
David Suzuki

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

"the human stories resonate"
Mark Hanson, In the Seats

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

“an ambitious exploration of a metal that still fascinates the world”
Thomas Walkom, Toronto Star

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

Do you know where the gold in your ring comes from?

"important stories about how we are all globally connected to gold”
Nuskmata Mack
First Nations Women Advocating Responsible Mining

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NEW FOR 2020:  SCREENINGS IN THE UK AND ACROSS CANADA

(Canadian dates and places coming soon.)

UK Film Premiere…

LONDON

11 Mar 2020 · 6:00PM – 8:00PM

The Goldsmiths’ Centre

42 Britton Street, London

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Second UK  Screening…

GLASGOW

Mon, 23 March 2020 · 09:00 – 19:30 GMT

This event has been postponed until further notice due to coronavirus, but will be rescheduled for later in the year. Stay tuned for further updates!                                       

Change Making Symposium by The Incorporation of Goldsmiths

The Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow

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NEW BROADCASTS FOR 2020: If you live in British Columbia you can see The Shadow of Gold on Knowledge Network. Episode 1 airs on Tuesday, May 26th at 8 pm and Episode 2 airs on Tuesday June 2nd at 8 pm.

 

DOCUMENTARY (2019)

The Shadow of Gold is a global investigation of the ultimate talisman of wealth, beauty and power. Filmed in China, Peru, Canada, the U.S., London, Dubai, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, The Shadow of Gold reveals the impact of gold mining and the gold trade on our economy, environment and conflicts. Watch to discover what our lust for gold costs. And who pays the price. MORE

The Shadow of Gold is a film by Denis Delestrac, Robert Lang and Sally Blake, written by Allen Booth and Denis Delestrac. An international Canada-France coproduction, the film is produced by Robert Lang (Kensington Communications, Canada) and Sally Blake (Films à Cinq and CAPA Presse, France).

SCREENINGS AND BROADCASTS

SCREENINGS OF THE FEATURE FILM

On Friday, February 22nd 2019, Toronto’s 600 seat Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema was full to capacity for the World Premiere of The Shadow of Gold. Much of the appreciative audience stayed for the lively panel discussion after the film. More screenings followed in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax and Chicago. For details and to book a screening, visit our SCREENINGS PAGE.

TELEVISION BROADCASTS OF THE TWO-PART DOCUMENTARY

The Shadow of Gold had its television premiere in Europe on Arte (February 12, 2019) and SVT Sweden soon after. It premiered in North America on TVO March 13, 2019. For exact times and more viewing opportunities visit our BROADCASTS PAGE.