Here are some of the entries:
#15SECONDPREMIERE Drought Draught: A decade of desparate drought conditions in LA replaces water with lager, fueling a creative revolution.
— Ryan A. McPhail (@RyanMcPhail) March 2, 2014
After the discovery of a highly valuable gem within the crust of the moon, miners discover an alien burial crypt. #15secondpremiere
— Matt Ferrell (@mattyferrell) February 28, 2014
Bigfoot emerges from hiding to cash in on reality tv craze. Fame/fortune corrupts. Goes back into hiding for tax evasion. #15secondpremiere
— Dr. Rabbit (@drummerabbott) March 4, 2014
#15secondpremiere God calls out sick/takes a mental health day; world must find a way to function as prayers are sent to voicemail. Comedy.
— Me (@BroomsRUs) March 7, 2014
And here is the WINNING entry!
They clone Abe Lincoln's DNA and name the clone President for life… Except there's one problem: The clone is evil. #15secondpremiere
— Awesome Movie Ideas (@AwsomMovieIdeas) February 28, 2014
— TribecaFilm Festival (@TribecaFilmFest) March 19, 2014
Last night at the Tribeca Film Festival, Heineken and Wieden + Kennedy New York premiered the tweet-turned movie! The man behind the tweet, Dennis Lazar, was flown to New York and received VIP treatment. See the 15-second film for yourself:
Which #15secondpremiere tweet would you want to see turned into a movie?