Openfilm is currently running a competition wherein filmmakers can submit a short, in hopes of winning $50k cash with a $200k financing deal to make a feature film version of said short. Contest runs until June 30, 2010; requirements are you submit a live-action or animation that is 40 minutes or less and is based on a feature film concept. $35 submission fee; be sure to read the legalese before you submit. Their hook:
Openfilm is poised to discover visionary talent. Do you have a short film that is based on a feature length concept? If so, Openfilm’s Get It Made Competition is for you.