Mina Hochberg

Mina Hochberg

Mina Hochberg is a freelance writer based in Brooklyn.


The Top 4 Films of Summer 2012

A review of four new films, including a new documentary about Tony Hawk and the skateboarders of the Bones Brigade.

Mina Hochberg, Abe Streep, and Sam Moulton
May 9, 2012

Outside at Tribeca: Life at Chernobyl, Animated

A new documentary short playing at the Tribeca Film Festival tells the story of Leonid and his pregnant wife, Lyudmila, a couple that lived just miles from the nuclear power plant

Mina Hochberg
Apr 25, 2012

Outside at Tribeca: The Last Ice Merchant of Chimborazo

For the past five decades, 68-year-old Baltazar Ushca has made a living by harvesting glacial ice from the tallest mountain in Ecuador. His work is no longer needed, but he still gets up every...

Mina Hochberg
Apr 23, 2012

Outside at Tribeca: The Small Town Where Everybody Runs

In Town of Runners, which premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival this week, director Jerry Rothwell travels to Bekoji, Ethiopia—a hotbed of world-class long-distance runners such as Tirunesh Dibaba...

Mina Hochberg
Apr 20, 2012

Outside at Tribeca: Living on the Edge

In Paraiso Nadav Kurtz follows three Mexican immigrants as they make a living washing the windows of Chicago's tallest skyscrapers

Mina Hochberg
Apr 19, 2012

Best of Sundance 2012

Scouring the country’s premier film festival for the best environmental and adventure documentaries

Mina Hochberg
Feb 7, 2012