This is kinda interesting - courtesy of Shooting People and Jerk Films:
To participate in the "Ed's Dead" writing competition, read the logline below carefully. Write a 5-15 page treatment, and upload it along with your CV, writing sample, signed entry form and cover page. You can submit more than one project, but make sure to sign and upload the entry form for each one.
Competition deadline is January 11, 2008. Winners will be announced February 15, 2008
#1: $3000 in cash and the option for a writing assignment
#2: $1500 in cash
#3: $750 in cash
Here is your logline:
"Ed's Dead"- Only by giving up control over a small life one can gain a great life. A young and highly neurotic man is striving for perfection. In acting out his obsession with details, he fails to enjoy life until the death of his drug dealing elder brother turns his world upside down.