Promonews - 23rd Apr 2013

A relationship falling apart is at the core of Young Replicant’s video for Bonobo’s First Fires, featuring Grey Reverend on vocals.

At least that’s how it seems at first, in YR’s first video since their Chained video for The XX. Although appearances may be deceiving in this quietly gripping video that features some memorably contrasting set-pieces involving fire, not surprisingly, and water.

Wonder if the Volvo made it back…

PRO Credits


DirectorYoung Replicant
Executive ProducerLaura Tunstall
ProducerTaylor Vandergrift
1st ADAlex Sanchez
Director of PhotographyChayse Irvin
Production designerJordan Harkins
Art DirectionPatrick Chase
ColouristDerek Hansen
WardrobeKendall Capito
Camera operatorRoss Coscia
Camera operatorDylan Conrad
GafferKevin Miller
SparkDave McCabe
SparkJosh Atkin
GripShane Moore
Director of PhotographySing Howe Yam
Production AssistantChristina Kitcat
Production AssistantEdward Drake
Lead actorSalomon Anaya
Lead actorCaitriona Balfe
Special ThanksThe Funk Brothers
Special ThanksMilo Ward
Lead actorThe Mandrake
Special ThanksTerry Huynh
CommissionerMaddy Salvage

Promonews - 23rd Apr 2013

Related Content


The XX 'Fiction' by Young Replicant

The XX band member Oliver Sim takes the lead in this second promo for the band from Young Replicant, putting in a strong and mysterious performance in this noir film, set in a spectacular West Coast …

Sam Hill - 12th June 2013


Lorde 'Team' by Young Replicant

Following her global smash Royals, New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde hires Young Replicant to interpret a dream she had of 'teenagers in their own world - a world of hierarchies and …

Jimmy Brown - 5th Dec 2013


Alt-J 'Deadcrush' by Young Replicant

If you could go on a date with anyone living or dead, who would it be? Alt-J made their picks and that became the basis of Young Replicant's science fiction dance film.

Luke Bather - 14th July 2017

Latest News