Site-Specific Documentary
Apollonia MorrillJohn Lightfoot

film & video

Minneapolis Wrestling Club
The Minneapolis Wrestling Club
Joe Snyder, The Texas Midget
Stan Krusher Kowalski
Sodbuster Kenny Jay
Eddie Sharkey


The Minneapolis Wrestling Club is a 16mm documentary film about four old-school, Midwestern professional wrestlers. With roots in vaudeville and the carnival sideshow, early professional wrestlers were a rare combination of athlete, circus performer and thug.

Directed and filmed by John Lightfoot

17 minutes | 16mm | 1998

SSD #1

minneapolis wrestling club