A sneaky peak at Peaky Blinders – post 1.

In this series of posts we’re going to analyze Steven Knight’s superb historical crime drama Peaky Blinders.

To begin, we’re going to explore the first 10 minutes.

How often do you hear the first 10 pages are the most important?

If you don’t grab ’em in the first 10 pages, you lose ’em.

Well, let’s see how what a master of his craft does with his first 10 minutes.

First question: How many scenes are there?

Answer: 12.

Click here for Question 2. How long are the scenes?



  1. Wow…this is impressive ! I really need to watch that tv show. I’m curious to know what you think of the BBC’s show Black Mirror…you watched it ?


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