Attacking the Darkness

Attacking the Darkness

When Harmony Hope Bryant—an American evangelical Christian—sets out to produce a film about the satanic dangers of Dungeons & Dragons, she finds herself in over her head as problems on set cascade toward disaster. Shot on the set of an actual film, whose cast and crew produced their entire movie in-character, this mocumentary explores the intersection of cult-like behavior in both religion and independent filmmaking.

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Attacking the Darkness
  • Attacking the Darkness (2017)

    Christian filmmaker Harmony Hope Bryant has a dream -- of a world where roleplaying games like Dungeons & Dragons are revealed to everyone as the tools of Satan -- and she'll stop at nothing to fulfill it.

    Determined to spread her message about the evils of RPGs, she recruits her husband, mild...

Extras

  • Deleting the Darkness - Alternate Opening

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Harmony talks about how when her brother started playing role-playing games, she started praying. And she got the idea for a film, a film about the evil of role-playing games.

  • Deleting the Darkness: Uncut Snowball

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Brady finds out just how far in the hole their film is. And what a snowball is.

  • Attacking the Darkness - Trailer

    When Harmony Hope Bryant—an American evangelical Christian—sets out to produce a film about the satanic dangers of Dungeons & Dragons, she finds herself in over her head as problems on set cascade toward disaster. Shot on the set of an actual film, whose cast and crew produced their entire movie ...

  • Deleting the Darkness - Kiddie Pool

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Harmony talks about her visions and how she can see sinful thoughts, like the one the interviewer is having.

  • Deleting the Darkness - Call to Jesus

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Harmony talks about meeting the art director, how wearing black might not be a sign of worshiping the devil, and how Jesus has a plan for her.

  • Deleting the Darkness - Necronomicon

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Jordan the Art Director pretends he is in a cult and has the Necronomicon to get some time to work alone. Or maybe just as a joke.

  • Deleting the Darkness - They're Still Foreign

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Harmony and Brady talk about a foreigner they know who became a nurse in America, and decide that Greeks aren't infidels, but they are still foreign.

  • Deleting the Darkness: The Gamers

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, the gamers from Dorkness Rising and Hand of Fate talk about the movie Gary got them a bit part in.

  • Attacking the Darkness: Trailer

    A comedy mockumentary about the fundamentalists who want to ban roleplaying games and their epic quest -- to create the ultimate anti-D&D movie.

    Christian filmmaker Harmony Hope Bryant has a dream -- of a world where roleplaying games like Dungeons & Dragons are revealed to everyone as the too...

  • Deleting the Darkness - Why This Film

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, the Bryants talk about their challenges, baby-making, and the best parts of making a film.

  • Deleting the Darkness - The Accident

    In this deleted scene from Attacking the Darkness, Doug tells the story about what changed his relationship with Pastor Chip Cannon. It's an intense story about loss and Doug's beliefs.