October Shorts Challenge


October 1st – October 10th

Our two winners are: Alexandra Buckalew and Rod Thompson!



We will be giving away 2 free entries during the October Shorts Challenge. To be eligible, participate in the challenge and update us on your progress by Tweeting us @BlueCatPictures and using the hashtag #writeshortfilms.

Submit your short film by October 15th for our Regular Deadline and receive your written analysis by Nov 10th!


The BlueCat Screenplay Competition awards the world’s largest cash prize for best short screenplay!


Grand Prize: $10,000
Three Finalists: $1,500 each


Short screenplays must be between 5 and 40 pages in length.  Each Short Screenplay submission will receive one written analysis.  Students will be eligible to submit their short screenplay at a discounted $35 rate for the duration of the competition.