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David Knight - 24th Jan 2018

Dan Emmerson captures an authentic slice of life of London-based Nigerian reggae-dancehall star Burna Boy - with Lily Allen popping around for good measure - in this vibrant, doc-style video for Heaven's Gate.

It's also two for the price of one, as it segues seamlessly into Sekkle Down (ft J Hus), as the girls of the neighbourhood head out from the salon on a night on the town...


DirectorDan Emmerson
ProducerNick Hayes
Production CompanySomesuch
Executive ProducerSaskia Whinney
Production ManagerMartha McGuirk
1st ADAto Yankey
Director of PhotographyDeepa Keshvala
2nd ACChris Punk
GafferEsteban Gimpelewicz
Art DirectorPaulina Rzeszowska
WardrobeHolly MacDonald
HairLisa Chau
EditorBen Crook
Editing companySpeade
ColouristTim Smith
Grading companyEtc
CommissionerShadeh Smith
LabelAtlantic Records
Other creditsCasting: Louise Collins PA: Pier Noble-Berry Focus Puller: Kate Molins Camera Trainee: Matt Clark Camera Van Driver: Fred Fuller 2nd AD: George Batchelor 3rd AD: Josh Loftin Runner: George Gunn, Louis McCourt Electrician: Leo Naessens Sound: Ollie Drummond Locations: Andy Gillman Art Dept Assistant: Phoebe Darling Lily Allen Hair: Ali Pirzadeh Lily Allen Make-Up: Daniel Sallstrom Lily Allen Styling: Lily Manning

David Knight - 24th Jan 2018

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