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George Harrison – ‘What Is Life’

To celebrate the release of The Apple Years 1968-75 box set, Olivia & Dhani Harrison are giving filmmakers the opportunity to make a music video for one of George Harrison’s most loved songs, ‘What Is Life’.

5 finalists will be chosen by Universal Music & Genero.tv and will win a copy of The Apple Years box set.

The ultimate winner will be selected by Dhani & Olivia Harrison from the final 5 and will win $5,000, as well as having their video shared on the Official George Harrison website, Youtube channel & Facebook page.

Submissions close: October 21
All the details: http://genero.tv/georgeharrison/

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Joan Jett – ‘TMI’ Results

What a blast we had teaming up with Rock ‘n’ Roll legend Joan Jett to bring you the opportunity to make the official music video for her new social media inspired track ‘TMI’.

The competition was fierce, but Joan and her team selected the video that felt best suited the track, and we’d like to congratulate Krzychu-Krzych! He receives $4,200 in payment for his winning video!

Congratulations to the other filmmakers shortlisted by the artist:

http://genero.tv/watch-video/38361Dickens and 2×2 (Russia)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38371Pyxis Film (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38340kemal.comert (Italy)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38360bjhostetter (United States)

A special shout out also goes to the wider finalist group, as well as the Staff Pick selections, which will be eligible for the 2014 Genero Awards.

http://genero.tv/watch-video/38345piccolo mm (Italy) Staff Pick
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38351Glendon_and_Isabella (Israel) Staff Pick
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38334RSVProductions (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38370photon (Poland)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38344Mystique Rose (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38367ABstudios (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38354tom27 (France)

Thanks to everyone who submitted! You can watch all the videos here.

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John Martin – ‘Anywhere For You’ Results

We haven’t been able to get this track out of our heads, so it’s exciting to announce the results of our project for Swedish vocalist John Martin and his killer song, ‘Anywhere For You’!

There were some standout submissions for this tune, but we were all blown away by the incredible animation, narrative and style of our winning video.

A huge congratulations goes to Remo Bangayan & Colin Ozawa of BangAndOzawa, who receive $4,200 for their selected video!

Thanks to all the filmmakers who took part in this one, and a special shoutout to our Finalist group:

http://genero.tv/watch-video/38457kevinminogue (Ireland) Staff Pick
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38374thisisjulieg (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38430strangedays5 (Italy)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38447Winterforgefilms (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38451Matthew Laeng (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38453austinmarti (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38310Jake Matos (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38427Alex Forsyth (United States)
http://genero.tv/watch-video/38436Original Print Films (United States)

Want to get involved in similar projects? Click here to take a look at the other opportunities we have happening at the moment!

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The Temperance Movement – ‘Chinese Lanterns’

Fresh from coming off tour with The Rolling Stones, the guys from The Temperance Movement want you to create the official music video for their next single ‘Chinese Lanterns’!

Payment: $4,000
Submissions close: October 29
All the details: http://genero.tv/thetemperancemovement/

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Featured Video – Andro Kajzer

This week’s featured video is a stunning skateboarding film by Andro Kajzer.

A Staff Pick in our Storytellers project and one of two submissions by Andro, the video features some pretty incredible street skating + aerial shots of his hometown in Slovenia.

Watch all the drone action: http://genero.tv/watch-video/37758/

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Music World Cup

Music fans + filmmakers… a huge new project for you!

Music World Cup want you to create storytelling films about amazing music talent across the world, highlighting the unique artists or music culture in your city, country or region.

There’s $10,000 available for the best film, and two runner up payments of $5,000 each! Submissions close October 21st.

Total Payments: $20,000
Submissions close: October 21st
All the details: http://genero.tv/musicworldcup/

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Underworld – ‘Dark & Long’

Legendary British electronic group Underworld want you to make the official music video for their track ‘Dark & Long (Hall’s Edit)’.

Total Payment: $5,000
Submissions close: September 25
Get involved: http://genero.tv/underworld/