Aspiring filmmaker Pete Jones
has been selected the grand prize winner of Matt Damon
and Ben Affleck
's "Project Greenlight" screenwriting contest. Jones who won for his script Stolen Summer
, about two young boys trying to understand what it takes to get into heaven will receive $1 million from Miramax to make his film. Damon and Affleck launched the contest last fall through their website Liveplanet.com and received more than 7,300 screenplays. A behind-the-scenes documentary will air on HBO in early 2002.