Prizes

Sept. 20, 2011 279BlueCat provides a written analysis for all writers and awards numerous prizes to winners and finalists in all categories.

Written Analysis For All Writers

Every writer will receive a written analysis as a part of their entry fee.

Feature Screenplay Award

Our largest award goes to the best feature-length screenplay we receive in the competition.

  • The Feature Screenplay Winner of the 2018 Competition will receive $10,000.
  • Four Feature Finalists will receive $1,000 each.

Short Script Award

Given to the best short screenplay we receive, in the hope that they may use the funds towards producing the winning script.

  • The Short Script Winner of the 2018 Competition will receive $5,000.
  • Four Shorts Finalists will receive $500 each.

Pilot Awards

Awarded to the best hour and half-hour pilot scripts for an episodic narrative project.

  • The Pilot Winners of the 2018 Competition will receive $5,000.
  • Four Pilot Finalists for each category will receive $500 each.

Fellini Award

Our Fellini Award award goes to the best feature-length screenplay from writers residing outside the U.S. 

  • The Fellini Award Winner will receive $1,000.

Short Film Award

Awarded to the best short film screened during our Short Film Festival at the Landmark Theater in West LA. 

  • The Short Film Winner will receive $2,500.