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

BlueCat Screenplay Competition   

October 20th, 2015
  • Dog Bowl at The Valley Film Festival and BlueCat Pizza Pre-Party
  • Final Deadline: November 15th
  • Featured Workshops: Seattle & Honolulu
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer
  • Selected Scripts: Star Trek & Gravity
  • Blue's Beats - Ex Machina
  • BlueCat Box Office Update
  • Ask BlueCat Video: What is the best way to format your script?
  • Dog Bowl Movie Merchandise
  • Upcoming BlueCat Screenwriting Workshops

BlueCat Pizza Pre-Party and Meet and Greet
with Gordy Hoffman

Grab a slice of pizza and meet with BlueCat founder and judge, Gordy Hoffman, before the screening of his short film, Dog Bowl, at
The Valley Film Festival!

The party starts at 6:00 PM PDT, Friday, October 23rd at Pitfire Pizza, located at 5211 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601.

The screening will be held across the street at Laemmle NoHo 7
at 7:30 PM PDT.

We hope to see you there!


This is it! The FINAL Deadline to submit and resubmit is 11:59 PM PDT, Sunday, November 15th!



November 1st, 2015


November 20th, 2015

Blue's Beats:
Ex Machina

This week I look at the script for writer and director Alex Garland's sci-fi thriller
Ex Machina.
BlueCat Box Office Update
Halloween is nearly upon us as two "horror" movies, Goosebumps and Crimson Peak, duke it out in the weekend box office.

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

The New Star Wars Episode VII Trailer is Here!

Check out the brand new trailer for JJ Abrams' Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens!
Selected Scripts

Star Trek
Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman

Alfonso Cuarón & Jonás Cuarón

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.


What is the best way to format your script?

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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 - October 27th - REGISTER
(Full Registration Sold Out)

Seattle - November 1st - REGISTER
Denver - November 7th - REGISTER
(Only 2 spots left)
Online - November 8th - REGISTER
 (Only 1 spots left)

Rochester - November 8th - REGISTER
(Only 1 spot left)
Pittsburgh - November 9th - REGISTER
(Only 3 spots left)
Washington DC - November 14th - REGISTER
(Only 1 spot left)

New York City - November 15th - REGISTER
(Full Registration Sold Out)

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!
See you soon.