2015 BlueCat Screenplay Competition Call for Entries

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2015 BlueCat Screenplay Competition
CALL FOR ENTRIES


Since 1998, the BlueCat Screenplay Competition has provided a community for the unknown screenwriter to develop their work, giving undiscovered talent a path to professional success.

BlueCat accepts both feature length and short screenplays, and in keeping with our longstanding tradition, every screenplay will receive one written analysis, with our best screenplays receiving over $40,000 in cash prizes.

All submissions received by June 15th will receive their written analysi by July 1st.

Students will be eligible to submit their short screenplay at a special rate of $35.

The final deadline for the competition is November 15th, 2014.

We look forward to working with you!

Awards

$15,000 Best Feature Screenplay
$2500 Four Feature Finalists

$10,000 Best Short Screenplay
$1500 Three Short Finalists

$1500 The Cordelia Prize
Best Feature Screenplay from the UK

$1500 Joplin Award Prize
Best Feature Screenplay from outside the USA, Canada or the UK

Movie Title Contest: Three Winners $250 each
All screenplays entered by August 1st are eligible


Recent achievements by BlueCat Alumni
Young Il Kim’s script, “Rodham”, a 2012 Blacklist Script, recently attached director Jason Ponsoldt (“The Spectacular Now”). Young recently won the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Commissioning Grant from Sundance, where he will write a biopic on Stephen Hawking.
Elijah Wood produced Ana Lily Amipour’s “A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night”, set for release in late 2013.
Aaron Guzikowski’s “Prisoners”, starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal and Melissa Leo, will be released September 2013. The Sundance Channel recently bought Aaron’s TV pilot, “The Descendents”, making it their second scripted show after “Rectify.”
Ashleigh Powell sold her script, “SomaCell”, to Warner Brothers, with David Goyer attached to produce.
“SomaCell”, along with “Rodham”, were two 2012 Blacklist Scripts written by BlueCat Alumni.


SUBMIT YOUR SCREENPLAY:

http://www.bluecatscreenplay.com/2015-call-for-entries/





BlueCat Screenplay Competition
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bluecat

New member
2015 BlueCat Screenplay Competition
EARLY DEADLINE ANNOUNCEMENT


The BlueCat Screenplay Competition accepts both feature length and short screenplays, and in keeping with our longstanding tradition, every screenplay will receive one written analysis, with our best screenplays receiving over $40,000 in cash prizes.

SPECIAL EARLY DEADLINE
The Special Early Entry Fee for all scripts received by June 15th is $55 for features and $35 for short screenplays.
All submissions received by June 15th will receive their written analysis by July 1st. The next analysis deadline isn’t until September!

Since 1998, the BlueCat Screenplay Competition has provided a community for the unknown screenwriter to develop their work, giving undiscovered talent a path to professional success.


Awards

BEST FEATURE SCREENPLAY
$15,000 Grand Prize
Four Finalists
$2,500 Prize

BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY
$10,000 Grand Prize
Three Finalists
$1,500 Prize

THE CORDELIA AWARD
Best Feature Screenplay from the UK
$1,500 Prize

THE JOPLIN AWARD
Best Feature Screenplay from outside the USA, Canada or the UK
$1,500 Prize

MOVIE TITLE CONTEST
Three Winners: $250 each
All screenplays entered by August 1st are eligible


Recent achievements by BlueCat Alumni include:

Aaron Guzikowski's #1 Film "Prisoners," starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Melissa Leo, was released in September 2013. He is also the creator of "The Red Road," a Sundance Channel original series.
Young Il Kim's script, "Rodham," a 2012 Blacklist Script, recently attached director James Ponsoldt ("The Spectacular Now"). Young recently won the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Commissioning Grant from Sundance, where he will write a biopic on Stephen Hawking.
Ana Lily Amipour's debut feature, "A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night", premiered at 2014 Sundance.
Ashleigh Powell sold her script, "SomaCell," to Warner Brothers, with David Goyer attached to produce.

SUBMIT YOUR SCREENPLAY:
http://www.bluecatscreenplay.com/submit/

BlueCat Screenplay Competition
Website: http://www.bluecatscreenplay.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/BlueCatScreenplayCompetition
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BlueCatPictures
Instagram: http://instagram.com/bluecatscreenplay
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/bluecatpictures
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/bluecatscreenplay
Newsletter: http://www.bluecatscreenplay.com/bluecat-newsletter
 
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