Dr. Who’s 50th Anniversary: A Save the Cat!® Perspective
Thanks to Cory Milles for this outstanding Blakean tribute to the classic show.
The Last Time I Spoke with Blake – Alvaro Rodriguez
Blake didn’t simplify a formula, he popularized a new way of looking at the process.
Using the Beats to Write and Direct a Documentary That Swings for the Fences
Can Blake Snyder’s philosophy bring structure and energy to documentary films and non-narrative storytelling?
Two Monster Hits – Two Different Genres
Cory Milles is a teacher who uses Blake’s ideas to challenge and enrich his students’ understanding of story structure. He is also a writer and has been published in the books LOST Thought and LOST Thought University Edition. He blogs about writing and story structure…
Save the Cat!® Video: Ben Frahm on What Makes an Idea Great – Part 2
Master Cat! Ben Frahm continues his discussion with the importance of your idea being something old but new, or as Blake would say, “the same only different.” Also, be sure to check out the news about Jeremy Garelick’s latest sale.
Save the Cat!® Video: Ben Frahm on What Makes an Idea Great – Part 1
Master Cat! Ben Frahm begins his discussion with the importance of your idea being primal in this video from the Save the Cat! one-day event in Los Angeles this past January.
Hurry Up and Wait: Pacing Yourself and Your Story
Guest blogger Hope Tarr is the award-winning author of more than 20 contemporary and historical romance novels including Operation Cinderella, the launch to her Suddenly Cinderella series for Entangled Publishing and Sugar, a contemporary erotic romance co-authored with Jenna Jameson (Skyhorse, October 2013). She is…
Save the Cat!® Video: José Silerio on Beat 15 – Final Image
Master Cat! José Silerio discusses the 15th beat in the Blake Snyder Beat Sheet — Final Image — in this video from the Save the Cat! one-day event in Los Angeles this past January.