Final Deadline November 15th

  2015 BlueCat Screenplay Competition FINAL DEADLINE NOVEMBER 15TH Every entry receives one written analysis. Entry Fees: $70 Features / $70 Shorts POSTAL ENTRIES STILL ACCEPTED BEST FEATURE SCREENPLAY $15,000 Grand Prize Four Finalists $2500 Prize   BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY $10,000 Grand Prize Three Finalists $1500 Prize   THE CORDELIA AWARD Best Feature Screenplay from […]


Exclusive Interview with Diane Drake, screenwriter of “Only You” and “What Women Want”

BlueCat: Tell us about your story: where’d you grow up, where’d you go to school, where have you worked since graduating? Diane Drake: I grew up in Los Angeles, in the San Fernando Valley to be specific.  I went to the University of Colorado at Boulder for my freshman year, then returned to Southern California, […]


Gordy Hoffman interviewed on Podcast with Screenwriter Tim Davis

Gordy Hoffman (Founder/Judge of the BlueCat Screenplay Competition) was recently interviewed on a podcast with screenwriter Tim Davis.  Listen here: For more information, click here.


BAFTA Screenwriters Lecture: Peter Straughan

An inspiring BAFTA screenwriting lecture given by Peter Straughan (writer of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and The Men Who Stare at Goats). 


Anatomy of a Scene

Writer/directors Damian Chazelle (Whiplash), Justin Simien (Dear White People), and Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman) discuss a pivotal scene from each of their films in these episodes of the New York Times web series Anatomy of a Scene.