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Mina Bern (1911–2010)

Mina Bern was born on May 5, 1911 in Bielsk Podlaski, Podlaskie, Poland as Mina Bernholtz. She was an actress, known for Celebrity (1998), Little Odessa (1994) and Flawless (1999). She was married to Ben Bonus. She died on January 10, 2010 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2001 Brooklyn Babylon
 1998 The First Seven Years (TV Short)
 1998 Celebrity
Elderly Homeowner
 1996 Everything Relative
Grandma Kessler
 1994 Little Odessa
Grandma Tsilya
 1994 It Could Happen to You
Muriel's Neighbour
 1994 Pressure Drop (Short)
Ida Potashner
 1990 Avalon
Alice Krichinsky
 1988 Crossing Delancey
Would-be Victim
 1985 Tenement
Ruth (as Mina Bern Bonas)
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 2006 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story (Documentary) (thanks)
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 2000 The Komediant (Documentary)

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Received a 1999 Obie Award for her performance in the Off-Broadway play "Sweet Dreams".

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Mina Bern Bonas

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