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BlueCat's Midsummer Deadline Is THIS Sunday!

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The Midsummer Deadline for BlueCat's 2021 Screenplay Competition is THIS Sunday, August 9th!

Every feature, pilot and short script submitted will receive written analysis by September 2nd.

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