jose silerio and naomi beaty
José Silerio, a screenwriter who served as Blake Snyder’s Development Director, has been integral to the success of Blake’s workshops and classes as he worked alongside Blake schooling writers in the Cat! method. Naomi Beaty is a screenwriter and script reader who was mentored by Blake and worked with him on Save the Cat!® Goes to the Movies. Both Jose and Naomi have written many blogs and beat sheets for this website.
The All Is Lost Beat Test
How to use the story beat to crack your own story.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, February 17, 2017 11 1 min read
An Interview with Screenwriter Marc Haimes
The writer of Kubo and the Two Strings on creativity and the writing process.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, February 3, 2017 4 1 min read
Does Your Hero Have to Transform?
jose silerio and naomi beaty, January 13, 2017 1 1 min read
Choosing Your Genre
How to use Blake Snyder’s 10 genres to develop your story.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, January 6, 2017 3 1 min read
Your Theme Stated
How and when you use this beat.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, December 9, 2016 7 1 min read
Save the Cat!® Podcats: Your B Story
The purpose of your B Story and your B Story Character.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, December 2, 2016 7 1 min read
Save the Cat!® Podcast: Your First Ten Pages
The foundation of both your story and your hero’s emotional needs.
jose silerio and naomi beaty, November 4, 2016 21 1 min read