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Jul 6, 2020

Work Of Wrestling host Tim Kail examines the role of camerawork in professional wrestling - practically and philosophically - drawing insight from film and stage performance.

Topics include:

  • A recap of a point Tim made about camerawork during the premiere of AEW Dynamite back in October '19 and a...


Jun 22, 2020

Work Of Wrestling host Tim Kail discusses the recent #SpeakingOut movement, a social media reckoning with the pervasive abuse within the pro-wrestling industry.

To read more about Speaking Out in Sports Illustrated, Click Here.

Topics in this episode include:

  • The lack of oversight in professional wrestling, both...


May 18, 2020

Tim Kail examines artistic realism in professional wrestling; what distinguishes realistic wrestling from surrealistic or impressionistic wrestling, and the various potential approaches to realism.

Topics include:

  • The definition of "Realism" as an artistic movement or genre.
  • Bret Hart as "The Technician".
  • Steve Austin...


Apr 27, 2020

Tim Kail endeavors to better understand the basic building block of pro-wrestling storytelling: "the move".

And thus begins an auditory journey that bridges the gap between reality and fiction, the tangible and the intangible, physics and emotions.

Topics include:

  • The definition of motion.
  • Newton's Laws of Motion.
  • The...