Attention: For the safety of our filmmakers and audience, the 2020 Short Film Festival has been postponed to September.

Selected films will screen in Los Angeles at the Landmark Theatre on April 21st & 22nd 2020.

Awards will be announced at the end of the festival in the following categories:
- Best Short
- Best Director
- Best Script
- Best Performance

All submissions must be original, and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

Must be in English or must provide English subtitles.

Submissions must be between 1-50 minutes.

There is no limit to the number of films you may submit.

Earliest completion date: January 1st, 2016.

Competition judges, readers, and employees of the BlueCat Screenplay Competition, past and present, and their immediate friends and families are not eligible to enter.

Produced scripts consulted by Gordy Hoffman are not eligible.

Past and present USC and UCLA students of Gordy Hoffman are not eligible.