On June 11th, artist Richard Phillips is premiered his short film, ‘First Point’, featuring Lindsay Lohan, at Art Unlimited at Art Basel 2012, the most prestigious international art fair (presented by Gagosian Gallery). First Point — Phillips’ third film is a collaboration between the artist, Lindsay Lohan, and the legendary surf filmmaker Taylor Steele.
Notable facts about the film:
- The co-director of the film is legendary surf filmmaker Taylor Steele. Phillips and Steele collaborated with Curator & Creative Director Dominic Sidhu.
- The score is by Thomas Bangalter, who is one half of the French Electric duo Daft Punk.
- The editor of the movie, Jay Rabinowitz, was also the editor for 8 Mile, Requirem for a Dream, Adjustment Bureau and The Tree of Life, amongst others.
- Lindsay’s acknowledged surf double is Kassia Meador, one of the best female surfers in the world.
Richard Phillips to premiere “First Point,” presented by Gagosian Gallery at Art Unlimited at Art Basel 2012