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Bradford Tolleson Bartends, but He Also Makes Movies

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Churchill Grounds.
Churchill Grounds.

Pura Vida's Bradford Tolleson is not just a bartender, although that's something that he does quite well. He's also a photographer, and he recently directed the photography in a movie called In Walked Bud. About the film, Tolleson says:

I recently had a movie come out from [when I was at] Churchill Grounds. It's of me and some of the regulars who were just captivated by all these customers that we met and all these crazy personalities— from super intellectual jazz musicians to artists and vagabonds and straight up derelicts, all mixed together. We shot this movie from behind the bar, and it just came out at the Atlanta Shorts Festival. I was the director of photography, which was kind of funny because I was the one behind the bar.
Check out the trailer below.

· In Walked Bud Trailer [Vimeo]
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