Elton John and YouTube Announce Music Video Competition

Elton John music video competition

Elton John wants music videos made for three of his classic songs, “Rocket Man,” “Tiny Dancer,” and “Bennie and the Jets.”

Partnered with YouTube, John has opened up a competition accepting submissions from filmmakers to pitch their concepts for these videos. The winning submissions will be given a production budget, assistance and win a prize.

The final videos will premier on YouTube in 2017. Submissions are due by January 23, 2017 and applicants must be at least sixteen years old. The competition opens January 9th, 2017, but the details and specs are available now at https://thecut.eltonjohn.com/

Best of luck to all those who choose to submit. Don’t forget to post your casting call on a Casting Calls America site!