2016 Early Deadline: September 1st

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Calling all screenwriters!

The 2016 BlueCat Screenplay Competition is currently accepting Feature and Short screenplays.

Every entry receives script analysis!

Early Deadline: SEPTEMBER 1st, 2015

Submit by Tuesday, September 1st @ Midnight PDT and receive analysis by October 1st. 

Entry fees will also increase after September 1st.


Feature Grand Prize: $15,000

Four Finalists: $2,500 ea.


Shorts Grand Prize: $10,000

Three Finalists: $2,000 ea.


International Awards:

The Joplin: $2,000 USD

*Best screenplay from outside the USA, Canada, and UK

The Cordelia: $2,000 USD

*Best screenplay from the UK

The Roshan: $2,000 USD

*Best screenplay from India


Entry Fee: $40 Shorts | $60 Features

*Students are eligible to submit their short screenplays at a discounted $35 rate for the duration of the competition.


2016 Rules & Guidelines