Terminal Bar: Porters, Bouncers, and Bartenders

One of my favorite documentary shorts. Damn, that booze is a killer. New York, I love you, but you’re bringing me down…

Photographs by Sheldon Nadelman
Produced, directed, and animated by Stefan Nadelman

From the filmmakers:

From 1972 to 1982, A bartender named Shelly Nadelman photographed the patrons and surroundings of the Terminal Bar, a watering hole across the street from the Port Authority. The following films were created from the collection of the over 2,000 photographs Shelly shot during his ten year stint there.

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