Jon Lindgren has won the Tribeca Film Festival short film competition for his seven-minute “Rachel’s Challenge.” Lindgren will receive $50,000 toward his next project.
Films were screened via Amazon.com at the Tribeca Screening Room, with customers rating the various shorts.
Tribeca and Amazon.com will hold a second short film competition. Submissions will be accepted through Aug. 26. Amazon customers will begin voting Aug. 23, and the winner will be announced in November.