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

BlueCat Screenplay Competition   

October 6th, 2015
  • BlueCat Goes to London!
  • Featured Workshops: Seattle & Denver
  • 2016 Call for Entries: Regular Deadline Oct 15th
  • #ScriptChat with Gordy Hoffman
  • MovieMaker Magazine Top 12 Contests to Consider
  • Selected Scripts: 2001: A Space Odyssey & Interstellar
  • Blue's Beats - Serenity
  • InkTip: Where Everyone Goes for Scripts and Writers
  • Ask BlueCat Video: The Cinematic Image in Screenwriting
  • Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise
  • Upcoming BlueCat Screenwriting Workshops

BlueCat Goes to London!

Check out highlights from Gordy Hoffman's recent trip to London for the International Premiere of 
Dog Bowl



November 1st, 2015


November 7th, 2015

MovieMaker Magazine included BlueCat in its list of 12 screenwriting contests to consider!

with Gordy Hoffman
BlueCat founder and judge,  Gordy Hoffman, will be discussing transparency and integrity in judging screenplay contests with #ScriptChat on Sunday, October 18th, 2015 at 5:00 PM PDT.

Blue's Beats:

With the recent ten year anniversary of Joss Whedon's
Serenity, I take a look at the film's script, identifying its important beats.
Ridley Scott, Google to Produce Historic Documentary
Ridley Scott  and Google partner to produce a documentary, collecting videos submitted by the people of India.

Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise
Support Gordy Hoffman's new short film, Dog Bowl, by purchasing a hoodie or t-shirt!

Regular Deadline:
October 15th

BlueCat is currently accepting feature and short submissions for the 2016 Competition. This is the last deadline to receive early analysis, and all scripts entered by Oct 15th are eligible for resubmission!
Selected Scripts

2001: A Space Odyssey
Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C Clark

Jonathan Nolan

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More than 200 films have been made by producers from scripts and writers found on InkTip.
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.


The Cinematic Image in Screenwriting

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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.

Online - October 11th - REGISTER
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New Orleans - October 18th - REGISTER
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Portland - October 27th - REGISTER
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Seattle - November 1st - REGISTER
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Rochester - November 8th - REGISTER
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New York City - November 15th - REGISTER
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Honolulu - November 20th - REGISTER

Los Angeles - December 5th - REGISTER
Please let us know if you'd like the BlueCat Workshop
to come to your town!
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