Call For Entries

The BlueCat Screenplay Competition, now in its 21st year, is accepting submissions for its 2019 competition.

WRITTEN ANALYSIS TO ALL ENTRANTS

BlueCat remains committed to the undiscovered writer and continues its tradition of providing written analysis on every script submitted.

THE FELLINI AWARD

Our international award, the Fellini Award, will be given to the best screenplay from any category (Feature, Pilots or Short) by a writer living outside the U.S. and will win $5,000. 

RESUBMISSIONS

All scripts will be eligible to be resubmitted after receiving your written analysis and will be eligible for the competition. 

SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

BlueCat is now accepting submissions for its Short Film Festival. 5-10 finalists will be chosen and their short films will be screened at the Landmark Theatre in West LA on April 30th, 2019. 

AWARDS

  • Feature Screenplay Winner $10,000. Four Feature Finalists will receive $1,000 each.
  • Short Script Winner $5,000. Four Shorts Finalists will receive $500 each.
  • Pilot (Hour) Winner $5,000. Four Pilot Finalists will receive $500 each.
  • Pilot (Half-Hour) Winner $5,000. Four Pilot Finalists will receive $500 each.
  • The Fellini Award (Best International Script) $5,000.
  • Short Film Festival Winners (Best Short, Best Director, Best Script, Best Performance)

Early Deadline: September 30th, 2018. 

  • Feature Screenplay $50
  • Pilot (Hour) $45
  • Pilot (Half-Hour) $40
  • Short Script $35
  • Short Film $35

 

SUBMIT YOUR SCRIPT

 

SUBMIT YOUR FILM