Dirty Gold War is a tale about the truths which lie behind the thriving industry of gold. On one side of it you have the end product which is associated with love, celebration and displays of wealth but there is a darker side to this precious metal and that is the appalling conditions faced by those who are affected by dirty gold.
The film explores the complete road in which gold takes to inevitably appear in your local jewellers window, from the misery associated with mining to luxury brands and big banks, we discover the complete lifecycle.
From South America to Switzerland, the country that refines and fashions the major part of the world’s dirty gold into bars. The viewers perception of this industry is brought into question as we learn of the little known realities associated with the gold rush that is continuing in the 21st century.