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What's New, BlueCat? 
The Official Newsletter of the

BlueCat Screenplay Competition   

August 25th
  • BlueCat Exclusive Interview: Screenwriter Bob Byington
  • New Orleans and Denver Screenwriting Workshops
  • Selected Scripts: The Lego Movie
    Singin' in the Rain
  • Mad Max: Fury Road Anatomy of a Scene
  • Ask BlueCat Video: How important is a three-act structure?
  • Blue's Beats: Inception
  • Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise
  • Time Bandits Interview with Terry Gilliam & Michael Palin
  • James Cameron's 
  • Upcoming Screenwriting Workshops
Exclusive Interview with Writer of New Jason Schwartzman Movie

BlueCat talks with Bob Byington about his new film
7 Chinese Brothers.

Early Deadline: September 1st
Every entry receives script analysis by October 1st  
$40 Shorts | $60 Features
New Orleans
October 18th, 2015


November 7th, 2015 8:00am-5:00pm
Mad Max: Fury Road
Anatomy of a Scene
George Miller narrates a sequence from Mad Max: Fury Road, featuring Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, and Nicholas Hoult.

Blue's Beats:
BlueCat Blog Series

Today we take a look at the 2010 science fiction film,
Inception, written and directed by Christopher Nolan.

Time Bandits Interview with Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin

Director Terry Gilliam and screenwriter Michael Palin discuss Time Bandits 
in this three-part interview.

Selected Scripts

The Lego Movie
by Chris Miller & Phil Lord

Singin' in the Rain
by Adolph Green & Betty Comden

ASK BLUECAT Video Series
Over our history, BlueCat has often been asked questions from our community. Topics range from script formatting, improving dialogue, to finding representation.  BlueCat founder and judge Gordy Hoffman attempts to answers your questions in our video feature, Ask BlueCat.

Q: How important is following a three-act structure in a screenplay?

Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise

Support Gordy Hoffman's new short film, Dog Bowl, by purchasing a 

hoodie or t-shirt!

James Cameron's
A genetically engineered man and woman travel via starship to find a new home for the human race in James Cameron's short film from 1978.

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Upcoming BlueCat Screenwriting Workshops

BlueCat Screenplay Workshops are an intensive opportunity to certifiably improve your script in a small group environment, led by award winning screenwriter and BlueCat founder Gordy Hoffman.
Portland- August 29th - REGISTER
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Rochester - November 10th - REGISTER 
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Honolulu - November 20th - REGISTER 
Please let us know if you'd like the BlueCat Workshop 
to come to your town!
See you soon.