Cinemability Executive Producers
David F. Alfonso – Executive Producer
David is the owner of Empire, a holding company that owns a diverse group of businesses, which includes Todd-Soundelux, a major provider of post production sound and music services for the film, television and interactive gaming industry. The companies of Todd-Soundelux, collectively, have garnered more than 54 Academy Award nominations and have won 23 Academy Awards.
An avid historian and supporter of the World War II Foundation, David is also the Executive Producer for the upcoming release titled “Above and Beyond,” the true story of a Jewish-American pilot whose B-17 Flying Fortress was downed in German-occupied Belgium in 1943, as well as the recently completed “Dick Winters: Hang Tough.”
David calls CinemAbility “a powerful reminder of the finest tradition of documentary filmmaking – the notion of enlightening the audience in a compelling and entertaining manner, while also challenging society to hold itself to a higher awareness of social equality, inclusion and acceptance of all.”
Jeff Maynard – Executive Producer/Producer
Jeff Maynard’s career in the motion picture industry spans 15 years. During that time he has served as a Producer, Studio Executive, Post Producer, UPM and Consultant. Mr. Maynard specializes in the areas of production and post production technology, workflow, digital content integration, archive technology and the management of all operations associated with these areas.
Having delivered over 70 feature films and television series during his tenure in Hollywood, no project is too difficult for Mr. Maynard. Jeff enjoys the challenges presented by digital acquisition and the media management required as a result. He is actively involved in the development and integration of new and emerging technologies as they relate to the entertainment industry and beyond.
Mr Maynard has an extraordinary record of accomplishing more with less, exceeding budgetary and scheduling expectations, and having an unsurpassed technical knowledge with practical application. His industry experience and passion for the business are evident in his enthusiastic and motivational approach to filmmaking. He has become a sought after producer who is known for his creative approach in helping films reach their full potential.
James Walchle – Executive Producer
James Walchle is a serial entrepreneur. With successful businesses in a number of genres, he has created, developed and built numerous entities from infrastructure to skyscraper status, crediting natural business savvy and the leading, wisdom and favor of the Lord.
He currently serves as the President for a company he is deeply passionate about, Veterans Staffing, LLC, a franchise opportunity for veterans only that provides jobs to deserving vets.
Most recently, Jim felt moved to become involved in the film industry. Realizing the impact movies can have on culture to influence and change hearts and lives, he aligned with Gold Pictures as the Executive Producer of the feature documentary titled Cinemability with the hope of bringing a newfound awareness to audiences around the world, giving a voice to those who have been underserved for so long.
D. Scott Dobbie – Executive Producer/Cinematographer
D. Scott Dobbie has been involved in several areas of production for over 26 years and a member of the Directors Guild for 16 years. He has directed a range of projects from children’s television to infomercials to music videos. As a DP, his cinematography can also be seen in short films and reality show pilots. He makes CinemAbility look good!