The Golden Thread returns for its second season with Gold: A Journey With Idris Elba
This documentary film explores the varied and often surprising ways in which gold and the societies it is part of have transformed over time.
Join Idris Elba on a global journey that traces the human story of gold—and discover why the element’s contributions remain crucial to our evolution.
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A former miner who became Secretary of the Union of Mineworkers, Frans experienced the oppressive conditions of apartheid-era gold extraction and explains his role in using the power of gold as a force for social change in South Africa.