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Save the Cat!® Podcast: Genre and Gravity

By on March 8, 2014 in Podcasts, Tools with 8 Comments
Sandra Bullock as Ryan Stone, a Dudette with a Problem

Sandra Bullock as Ryan Stone, a Dudette with a Problem

Master Cat! Jose Silerio shows how Gravity is a Dude(tte) with a Problem — and how knowing the genre of your story can help you write it — in this discussion with Guy Thompson .

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  1. Bob W. says:

    Great interview, Jose’! One question from a rookie…

    Where can I find the components of the various genre’s?

    Thanks,

    Bob

  2. Guy says:

    Hi Bob,
    Blake’s book “Save the Cat Goes to the Movies” has a more detailed explanation of each genre, including the three key elements that define each one.
    Hope that helps!
    Guy

  3. Mark says:

    I would appreciate the content of this podcast much more if I could have it in text form. The reason is I’m French, I Read English easily but I have difficulties listening to people speaking, the more when they are speaking very quickly with an american accent.

    How could I get the text transcription, if possible.

    Thanks,

    Mark

  4. Really useful. Fantastic.

  5. Ryan W Krol says:

    Thank you for the wonderful insight. I was just curious if you were intending on further updating the podcast on iTunes? Right now there’s just the 12 Years a Slave and Frozen. Thanks.

    • Avatar of BJ BJ says:

      Hi Ryan,

      We’re working on our iTunes feed. This and today’s podcast should be there. Stay tuned — and thanks for asking.

  6. Yvonne says:

    I enjoyed the podcast very much! Thanks.

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