The Last Ice Merchant
For over 50 years Baltazar Ushca has harvested the glacial ice of Ecuador’s Mount Chimborazo. His brothers, both raised as ice merchants, have long since retired from the mountain. This is a story of cultural change and how three brothers have adapted to it.
Directed by Sandy Patch
Ecuador, 14 min
More About This Film
- Best Short Documentary, 2012 Woodstock Film Festival
- Best Short Documentary, 2012 Woods Hole Film Festival
- Best Short Film, 2013 Independent Film Festival Boston