The Late Deadline for BlueCat’s 2021 Screenplay Competition is Sunday, December 13th, 2020.

Written Analysis

  • Every script submission will receive a complimentary written analysis.
  • Scripts submitted by the Late Deadline will receive written analysis by February 3rd, 2021.


  • Your script is eligible for resubmission after you’ve received feedback for your original entry.

Submission Fees

  • Late Deadline: December 13th, 2020. Feature $80, Pilot $75, Short $65.
  • Resubmission fees remain the same throughout the competition.
  • Final Resubmission Deadline: February 15th, 2021.


  • The Grand Prize Winner will receive $5,000. All scripts submitted (Features, Pilots, and Shorts) are eligible.
  • The Feature Screenplay Winner will receive $2,000.
  • The Pilot Winner will receive $2,000.
  • The Short Script Winner will receive $2,000.
  • The Fellini Award will be awarded to the Best Screenplay from any category (Feature, Pilots or Short) of the 2021 Competition written by a screenwriter residing outside the USA and will receive $1000.

For more information about the 2021 competition and submission process, please visit our Rules and Guidelines.