Narrative First teaches writers how to develop their sense of story. By analyzing what works and what doesn't, the storyteller can develop the best strategy for their next rewrite.
The Big Sick
A brilliant, if not slightly long, exploration of what happens when one bases their life on the reactions of others. Read Analysis
A narrative told through Four Throughlines elevates this film to legendary status. Read Analysis
Captain America: Civil War
A classic story of revenge, told from a surprising perspective. Read Analysis
Despicable Me 3
An emotionally vapid experience lacking connective tissue to tie the various threads of storytelling together. Read Analysis