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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Under the racially oppressive apartheid regime, legislation pressured many Black farmers into working in mines like this former site at Crown mine. However, today, in the modern South Deep Mine, Black workers hold key positions.