Your Film Festival

It’s about time that Hollywood got on the DIY bandwagon!  Google has announced a “Your Film Festival” contest for short narrative films under 15 minutes in length. Winners get to go to the Venice film festival, and the grand prize winner gets 500K to make a feature.  Here’s the details:

Sounds like a fun project – film has to have been made since 2010 – 15 minutes or less, and I assume they’re looking for fiction – but not positive.  Check it out. Michael Fassbender and Ridley Scott are helping them promote it.  What’s the worst that can happen?