Tom Reed's entertainment career began in the circus: Dumbo's Circus, a Disney cable show where he worked his way from the Art Department to Stage Manager. A studio career came later with executive positions at Walt Disney Motion Picture Group, Lansdowne Films, and Imagine Entertainment. He headed up the film division at the computer game company Interplay Entertainment and recently wrote and directed a short comedy called Chasing Times that premiered at the Burbank International Film Festival. Probing the grand mysteries of story is a passion that never fades.
A Fool’s Passage: The Buoyant Braininess of Barbie
Barbie's premise sounds impossibly heavy, political, and adult, but the story's executed with such insight and humor, buoyance and brilliance that it proves ideal.
“Welcome Home” (Homepod Ad by Spike Jonze) Beat Sheet
Watch this brilliant 4-minute piece.
The Save the Cat! Interview: Gaz Alazraki, Writer/Director of Nosotros Los Nobles
Last week’s blog from screenwriter/director Gaz Alazraki generated a lot of interest in hearing more about the process of creating a box office record-setting feature film, especially one that so consciously employed STC! principles. Master Cat! Tom Reed sat down with Gaz to examine his...