Facing the Fat

Genre
Documentary

Synopsis
Obesity has become one of the most overwhelming diseases in our modern society, even now considered to be of epidemic proportions. This documentary film dives into this sensitive, but socially powerful topic and exposes shocking statistics of the fattening of our culture. Kenny Saylors, overweight himself, faces his own fat in his life as he embarks upon a 55 day, Doctor supervised, water fast to see the affects of this ancient practice on our bodies today and to examine if healing properties truly do exist within our own bodies in this extreme method of food restriction.

Director
Kenny Saylors

Producers
John Edde, Matt Edde, Kenny Saylors, Kyle Saylors

Cast
N/A

Running Time
94 min

Screenings & Awards
United Film Festival – Los Angeles

Release Dates
VOD (2012)

Rights Available
North American Broadcast, Theatrical, Educational & DVD