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

BlueCat Screenplay Competition   

September 8th
  • 2015 Summer Blockbuster Retrospective
  • Featured Screenwriting Workshops: Austin & Honolulu
  • Selected Scripts: Wall-E & Children of Men
  • Ask BlueCat Video: What is the best way to find representation and how can I be prepared?
  • Blue's Beats: Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
  • Anatomy of a Scene with  Alejandro González Iñárritu
  • Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise
  • Upcoming Screenwriting Workshops

2015 Summer Blockbuster

Summer is the season of the action blockbuster. We take a look back at some of 2015's best performing action movies in a ranked list.

September 23rd, 2015


November 20th, 2015

Blue's Beats:
Star Wars

In anticipation of JJ Abrams' Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, this week's Blue's Beats is a special edition, breaking down the story beats in George Lucas' sci-fi classic, the one that started it all, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Anatomy of a Scene with Alejandro González Iñárritu
The Oscar winning director offers insight into a scene from Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) for the New York Times video series.

Selected Scripts

Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon

Children of Men
Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton

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: What is the best way to find representation and how can I be prepared?

Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise

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

hoodie or t-shirt!

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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.

Los Angeles- September 13 - REGISTER 
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Washington DC - September 19th - REGISTER
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New York City - September 20th - REGISTER
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Austin - September 23rd - REGISTER

Phoenix - September 26th - REGISTER
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Online - October 11th - REGISTER
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New Orleans - October 18th - REGISTER 
Denver - November 7th - REGISTER 
November Online - November 8th - REGISTER 
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Pittsburgh - November 9th - 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.