Rise Beyond Gold

Jennifer Ekstrom (Director/Cameras), Menkin Nelson (Producer), Johnny Mazzetti (Executive Producer), Sylvia Ainslie (Associate Producer), Robby Hogg (Cameras), Scott Elliot (Drone), Nick Warren (Editor) | 2020 | 13 min.

2021 Official Selection

This is a film about a proposal to re-open a relic gold mine in Nevada County, CA. The community faces a foreign corporation that would take the gold from under their property and leave a toxic legacy. Rise Beyond Gold raises bigger questions for the world at large. Why do we desire gold; and ultimately, is it worth it?

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