What compels someone to finish a computer game after more than three decades of first trying? The Lost Dutchman Mine for the Atari ST is such a game for me. First played in 1989, this obscure game and its subject matter of a legendary gold mine have stuck with me ever since, but why? When I sat down to play it again last October, I was not ready for the memories and emotions that would emerge. Welcome to Into The Vertical Blank’s first (almost) feature length documentary film: Found In the Desert – Dads, Guns, Gold, The Atari ST and The Lost Dutchman Mine.