The Quest for Gold recounts key moments in the epic and often violent saga of gold, and follows our insatiable search for this most prized of precious metals.
Combining state-of-the-art CGI with archival footage and cinematic historical drama, this special travels through time to revist some of the most significant chapters in our quest. It also reveals today's techniques for finding, mining and refining gold, and interviews key players like legendary tycoon Donald Trump, experts at Barrick Goldstrike Mine in Nevada, and London art and antique dealer Wartski to help understand our obsession with the metal that never loses its luster.
Produced by: Cineflix Productions for National Geographic Channel (US & International)
The Quest For Gold
1 x 120 min