It isn’t every day that a person can buy an Associate producer. Executive producer or a producer credit on a film with a living legend, but the producers of ‘Not Without Reason’ wants to give you the opportunity to do just that! The film is selling Associate credits for $50, Producer credits for $100, and Executive producer credits for $200 and up, and its Gofundme page. The best part? You get to help a documentary that is telling the story of several self-injurers and how they cope with life.
Self-injury is purposely inflicting damage on your own body; there are millions of people that do it from all walks of life for many different reasons. Most of the people that do it suffer from various forms of mental illness, such as bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder, substance abuse and many others.
Directing the film is Joseph Chastain, who has recently Co-Executive produced the movie Stuck with Steve Guttenberg, Narrating the film will be Asner, who won seven Emmy awards for such TV shows as the Mary Tyler Moore Show, Lous Grant and Roots as well as voiced the lead role of Carl in Disney Pixar’s Up. The film is set to be a full feature length film.
“We don’t expect to make a lot of money from this film,’ said Chastain, himself a recovering self-injurer and interview subject. “It’s a labor of love.”
The film is extremely low budget, but hopes to have animated sequences.