Jack Absalom - Rainbow's End
Price: $4.98 / €3.59
Documentary (2008) 48 minutes ~ Color
Every gold rush seems to begin with stories of people picking up nuggets by the handful. Hundreds of years after this happened in the Western Australian desert the twin towns of Kalgoorlie and Boulder are still gold rush towns. Rainbow's End is a nostalgic journey with Jack Absalom to the richest square mile of real estate in the world. Jack traces the "golden rainbow" that the early diggers followed on their quest for the lucky strike that would set them up for life. We meet up with some of the characters that inhabit the gold fields an hear of the great gold strikes and gold swindles.
Stars: Jack Absalom