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Darkness Hunting

In search of monumental fame, a small group of would-be ghosthunters investigate a notoriously haunted location, only to unleash a terrifying darkness that they will remember forever - if they survive.

  • Adam Sergent
    Director
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Adam Sergent
    Writer
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Adam Sergent
    Producer
    The Devil's Instrument
  • David Rice
    Key Cast
    "Derek Jenkins"
  • Damita Harris
    Key Cast
    "Jennifer Howard"
  • Jordan Bryant
    Key Cast
    "Boyd Alred"
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Madison Deatherage
    Key Cast
    "Sarah Somberburg"
  • Wheeler Green
    Key Cast
    "Eli Smith"
  • Chris Olds
    Key Cast
    "Veronica Villalobos"
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Cheryl Sergent
    Key Cast
    "Asmerelda Kisenger"
  • Linda Underwood Rice Hawkins
    Key Cast
    "The Witch"
  • Adam Sergent
    Key Cast
    "That Thing"
  • Will Lawton
    Composer
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Adam Sergent
    Director of Photography
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Ashley Sergent
    Casting Director
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Adam Sergent
    Sound and Picture Editor
    The Devil's Instrument
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Genres:
    Horror, Comedy
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 12 minutes 18 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 1, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    15,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital HD
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Adam Sergent

Adam Sergent is a filmmaker, screenwriter, and graphic artist. He is the founder and president of Bad Image Productions, Inc., as well as the writer, director, and producer of the feature films, "The Devil's Instrument" and "Darkness Hunting". He was born and raised in Harlan, Kentucky, USA, to Cheryl Sergent, an elementary school teacher, and Darrell Sergent, a high school teacher. After high school, he moved to Richmond, Kentucky, USA, where he attended Eastern Kentucky University and received two Bachelor of Science degrees and a Master of Science degree before moving to Lexington, Kentucky, USA. He founded Bad Image Productions, Inc. in January 2018 and it is a Kentucky corporation with principal offices located in Nicholasville, Kentucky. His independently creative mission in life is to produce high-quality, engaging films that entertain, educate, and inspire the human spirit. He is the author of the Bad Image Blog, and he currently resides in Richmond, Kentucky with his wife, Ashley, and their beautiful daughter, Lennox.

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Director Statement

With this being my second film, I knew I wanted to go bigger. I wanted a larger cast, more locations, and a bigger story. With "Darkness Hunting", we accomplished that. I'm proud of everyone involved and I can't wait for people to see this one.