The Last Website on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need

Salva Rubio

Salva Rubio

The author of Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies: The Screenwriters Guide to 50 Films from the Masters, Salva Rubio is a screenwriter, novelist and “indie script doctor” who has read more than 1,000 scripts by such writers as David Cronenberg, Larry Clark, Eric Rohmer, Gus Van Sant, Walter Salles, Jane Campion, Amos Gitai, Marjane Satrapi, Christopher Hampton, the Coen Brothers and Michael Haneke. He is the co-writer of the animated feature film Deep, and the author of Zingara: Finding Jim Morrison and Monet, Nomad of Light. Salva is a Licenciado in Art History (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) and has a Master’s Degree in Cinema & Tv Screenwriting (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid). Salva is an associate member of the Writers Guild of America, West and the first Spanish writer to be accepted in their Animation Writers Caucus (AWC).

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Beat Sheet

By on September 1, 2017 in Beat Sheets, Monster In The House
<i>The Texas Chain Saw Massacre</i> Beat Sheet

Discover the story beats of this classic Monster in the House tale.

Continue Reading »

Lost in Translation Beat Sheet

By on June 2, 2017 in Beat Sheets, Rites of Passage
<i>Lost in Translation</i> Beat Sheet

See how writer/director Sofia Coppola hits the beats.

Continue Reading »

Master Cat! Summit: Naomi Beaty Interviews Salva Rubio

By on April 14, 2017 in About the Beats, Today's Blog
Master Cat! Summit: Naomi Beaty Interviews Salva Rubio

Learn from our new book.

Continue Reading »

Boogie Nights Beat Sheet

By on April 7, 2017 in Beat Sheets, Fool Triumphant
<i>Boogie Nights</i> Beat Sheet

One of our favorites from the Fool Triumphant genre

Continue Reading »

The Big Lebowski Beat Sheet

By on March 31, 2017 in Beat Sheets, Whydunit
<i>The Big Lebowski</i> Beat Sheet

Download the pdf of this Whydunit.

Continue Reading »