The 2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition is now accepting submissions!

The Early Bird Deadline is Sunday, June 30th at Midnight PST.

Written Analysis

Every script submitted by the Early Bird Deadline will receive written analysis by August 1st.


  • The Grand Prize Winner will receive $10,000. All scripts submitted (Features, Pilots and Shorts) are eligible.
  • The Feature Screenplay Winner will receive $5,000. Four Feature Finalists will receive $1,000 each.
  • The Pilot Winner will receive $5,000. Four Pilot Finalists will receive $1000 each.
  • The Short Script Winner will receive $5,000. Four Shorts Finalists will receive $1000 each.
  • The Fellini Award will be awarded to the Best Screenplay from any category (Feature, Pilots or Short) of the 2020 Competition written by a screenwriter residing outside the USA and will receive $2500.
  • The 3 Title Contest Winners will receive $250 each.
  • Every script submission will receive a written analysis as a part of their entry fee.

Submission Fees

  • Early Bird Deadline: June 30th, 2019. Feature $50, Pilot $45, Short $35.

For more information about the competition and submission process, please visit our Rules & Guidelines.