Dan Van Wert is a 30-year-old Philadelphia-based independent filmmaker. Having earned an undergraduate degree in English with a focus in Creative Writing from Florida State University in 2002, Van Wert began focusing his attention on Acting, Film and Narrative Screenwriting. A member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), Van Wert has appeared in over fifty short and feature films, as well as various television programs, advertisements and music videos. His primary interests are in Directing and Narrative Screenwriting and Adaptation. Currently, Van Wert is an MFA Candidate in Film and Media Arts at Temple University.