Final Deadline: December 16th

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

Why enter BlueCat?

  • Every script receives BlueCat’s written analysis as a part of the entry fee
  • After receiving your feedback, your script is eligible to resubmit
  • All international writers qualify to win the Fellini Award – $5000
  • We accept features, short scripts and pilots, as well as short films!
  • BlueCat alumni continue to write, see their work produced and develop professional careers

Written Analysis

Every script submitted to BlueCat will receive a written analysis as part of their entry fee.

By providing every writer feedback on their submission, BlueCat guarantees that independent readers are evaluating the writers’ entire work.

Fellini Award

The Fellini Winner receives $5000 USD!

If you’re a writer living outside the USA, your script is automatically eligible to win the Fellini Award, given annually to the best international script.

Developing Writers Since 1998!

BlueCat writers become professionals!

Our Winners and Finalists have been signed by the major talent agencies, sold their work to studios, and won major awards at the Sundance, Berlin and Tribeca Film Festivals, all after being discovered by winning BlueCat.

Short Film Festival

BlueCat wants to see your short film!

Submit your film for an opportunity to screen in Los Angeles.

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