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Jeffrey Katzenberg, Barry Jenkins Tapped as Judges for Elton John’s YouTube Video Competition

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Variety reports: “DreamWorks New Media chairman CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg and “Moonlight” writer-director Barry Jenkins are among the judges for the competition from Elton John and YouTube inviting creators to create music videos for three of the pop singer’s classic tunes. In addition, Grammy-winning music-video director Melina Matsoukas has joined the panel of judges, who together with Elton John and his writing partner Bernie Taupin will select three winners to create the official music videos for ‘Bennie and the Jets,’ ‘Rocket Man’ and ‘Tiny Dancer.’ The videos are slated to premiere on YouTube this summer.”

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