Gold Panning

淘金

International Panorama

international premiere
Adventure - Thriller - mystery | China | 2021

Episode(s):
Series: 12 x 45min

In 1986, 20-year-old Chen Baojin came to the Altai region to find his brother who was missing in the gold rush. He was tangled between life and death in the complicated environment and was also trapped between many forces. At the same time, strange things happened one after another. After layers of uncovering, the clues all point to the mysterious place with huge treasures and no survivors—Sister Sea. He struggled with people and nature, and finally discovered the mysterious “Well No. 7“ in the Sister Sea, and found the truth about the disappearance of his brother. He then realizes bravery and kindness are the greatest treasures of mankind.

Not recommanded for children under 10.

Our take

This first ever Chinese series in the official selection of Series Mania is an epic, imaginative story mixing adventure, suspense and inter-generational issues. Anchored in its classic storytelling set across the harsh landscapes of the gold mines, Gold Panning follows the intertwined paths and stories of several characters, revealing a black and white portrait of a territory and society facing a grand transformation.

  • Created By Ying DAI, Wen-Long AO
  • Written By Xu YUE
  • Directed By Zhuo-Yuan JIANG
  • Music Chris HOU
  • With Liao FAN, Arthur CHEN
  • Production iQIYI, Inc.
  • Broadcaster iQIYI, Inc.
  • International sales iQIYI, Inc.
  • Adapted from Novel 1986淘金惊魂 by LAI ER

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