I don’t know this competition or endorse it, but it sounds Italian:

Dear makingthemovie.com

I take this chance to bring to your attention the following news regarding
an international movie contest launched by Alcantara®LAB: Extraordinary,
Every Day.
www.alcantaralab.com/moviecontest

To conceive, design and realize a video production (which should not be
longer than 3 minutes), using all video techniques and languages available
(graphics, animation, actual filming and so for)

The EXTRAORDINARY, EVERY DAY movie contest is aimed at all those who live
their personal experiences based on the following values : sensoriality,
aesthetics, functionality, exclusivity and who practice the art of making
life extraordinary, every day.

Prize amount = 15.000euros

Divided among 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The top prize is 10,000 euros, which is like $20,000. According to the website, entering the contest is free of charge and “the intellectual property of the works will remain with the authors.”