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
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. Other screenings with panels followed through February and March in Ottawa, Calgary, Vancouver and Montreal, with Halifax in early May. More cities to be announced. For details and to buy tickets online visit our SCREENINGS PAGE.
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.