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Save the Cat!® Podcats: The All Is Lost Beat Test

<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: The All Is Lost Beat Test

How to use the story beat to crack your own story.

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Save the Cat!® Podcats: Interview with Screenwriter Marc Haimes

By on February 3, 2017 in Podcasts, Tools with 4 Comments
<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: Interview with Screenwriter Marc Haimes

The writer of Kubo and the Two Strings on creativity and the writing process.

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Save the Cat!® Podcats: Does Your Hero Have to Transform?

<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: Does Your Hero Have to Transform?

Defining transformation.

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Save the Cat!® Podcats: Choosing Your Genre

By on January 6, 2017 in Genre, Podcasts, Tools
<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: Choosing Your Genre

How to use Blake Snyder’s 10 genres to develop your story.

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Save the Cat!® Podcats: Your Theme Stated

<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: Your Theme Stated

How and when you use this beat.

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Save the Cat!® Podcats: Your B Story

<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Pod<i>cats</i>: Your B Story

The purpose of your B Story and your B Story Character.

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Save the Cat!® Podcast: Your First Ten Pages

<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Podcast: Your First Ten Pages

The foundation of both your story and your hero’s emotional needs.

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Indie Film Hustle Podcast with Jose Silerio

Indie Film Hustle Podcast with Jose Silerio

A comprehensive, stimulating interview with a Master Cat!

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Save the Cat!® Podcast: Blake Snyder Explains His Genres

By on March 11, 2016 in Podcasts, Tools
Save the Cat!® Podcast: Blake Snyder Explains His Genres

The components of his story types

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Save the Cat!® Podcast: Blake Snyder Explains His Story Beats – Part Three

By on February 5, 2016 in Podcasts, Tools
Save the Cat!® Podcast: Blake Snyder Explains His Story Beats – Part Three

Bad Guys Close In and more

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