naomi beaty and don roff
Naomi Beaty is a screenwriter and script reader who was mentored by Blake Snyder and worked with him on Save the Cat!® Goes to the Movies. She was an editor of Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies and teaches in both our online and in-person writing workshops. Award-winning author Don Roff has written nearly 20 books, including Snowblind and the upcoming Clare at 16, which is being produced as a film by Dead Rabbit Films.
When Do You Use the Beat Sheet?
Discover many ways you can integrate the beat sheet into your writing process.
naomi beaty and don roff, December 13, 2018 4 1 min read
How Does the Catalyst Beat Vary According to Genre?
Each of Blake Snyder’s 10 genres have distinctive catalysts.
naomi beaty and don roff, November 2, 2018 3 1 min read
The Last 3 Pillar Beats
The Catalyst, Break into Two, and Break into Three story beats
naomi beaty and don roff, September 21, 2018 4 1 min read
The First 3 Pillar Beats
Opening Image, Midpoint, and Final Image
naomi beaty and don roff, September 7, 2018 6 1 min read