laptop screen with the posters for Knives Out, Jojo Rabbit, and The Mandalorian
Learn the key elements and purpose of each of Blake Snyder’s 15 story beats, as illustrated by 2 acclaimed films and 1 smash-hit TV series:

  • the international hit KNIVES OUT 
  • the award-winning JOJO RABBIT
  • the first season of THE MANDALORIAN

In 15 short videos, one for each story beat, you’ll see how the writers structured their very different stories in a very similar fashion.

Also included:

  • a downloadable PDF of the Crash Course’s Essential Vocabulary, including Promise of the Premise, Stasis = Deaththe Moment of Clarity, and much more
  • a free preview of Beat 1: OPENING IMAGE