Film-maker Kevin Smith is launching an online short film contest.
The Jersey Girl director, pal of Hollywood hunks Ben Affleck and MATT
DAMON, has launched MOVIESASKEW.COM, which will let users submit their
projects, which will be judged by a panel led by Smith.
Twelve films will be highlighted on the site for one month each and will
then compete in the MOVIESASKEW FILM FESTIVAL next year (04), where five
finalists will be chosen by celebrity judges and the winner picked by the
The victor will be rewarded with an apprentice position on Smith's next
movie, which is expected to be the sequel to CLERKS.