37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

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Brad DeMarea


Brad DeMarea is a screenwriter, award-winning filmmaker, creative director, designer, and author. When it comes to storytelling, Brad prefers to place the spotlight on characters who would normally live in the margins of other works. He grew up in Kansas City, Missouri, where the idea of a modern western in a small, Kansas town populated by fighting nerds was born – Tapawingo is Brad’s produced feature film. He lives in Chicago.

Film: Tapawingo