Category: Genre

Genre, Today's Blog

Erik Bork on Blake’s 10 Genres 

Our guest blogger, Erik Bork, is best known for his work as a writer-producer on the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers and From the Earth to the Moon, for which he won two Emmy and two Golden Globe Awards. You can find out more through his website, www.FlyingWrestler.com. Though our…

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Scare the Cat! 

Today’s blog on Genre is contributed by Austin Cat! and screenwriter Alvaro Rodriguez. One of the most helpful weapons in the Save the Cat! arsenal is the ability to classify your screenplay-to-be under a specialized genre category. I say “specialized,” because the Save the Cat!…

Genre, Today's Blog

Toward the Finish Line! 

I have never worked harder on any project than I have writing Save the Cat! Goes to the Movies. This is the effort of a career’s worth of insight into what makes stories work, and two solid years of watching and re-watching and re-watching the…