About Creative Balance Films
Our company, Creative Balance Films LLC, is an expression of the very ideals I believe in, which is, within every creative endeavor, there needs to be a creative balance of talent. Realistically, reaching success in any creative field is not without collaboration. With the inception of Creative Balance Films, I have been able to align myself with many wonderful and creative “above” and “below” the line talent and have been able to bring together a “team of professionals” on which to rely.
Mettler holds a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from Bentley University and is a certified public accountant. Mettler was on the Governors Board for the NE/Boston Chapter of the National Television Academy and was also a Board Member for the Filmmakers Collaborative.
He was also on the Film Advisory Committee for the DIYDS National Youth film festival organized by the Community Art Center in Cambridge.
He has worked for Universal Studios, Showtime, NBC, and FOX. Other projects include the independent film, ‘Harrison Montgomery’, starring Academy Award Winner Martin Landau and Melora Walters and the Sony-Tristar feature, ‘I Know Who Killed Me’, starring Lindsay Lohan, Julia Ormond, and Neal McDonough.
His commercial work includes spots for McDonald’s, Sprite, Twix, Bushmill’s Whiskey and Gold’s Gym, among others. Dino also owns and runs AuditionTape, Inc.
Some of his most notable performances were at The White House, the closing night of the Boston Garden, a CBS special with Dick Van Dyke, the Ryder Cup, OpSail 2000, and MIT. After returning to the States, he formed The New Vaudeville & Circus Company, a themed booking agency and event production company.
He subsequently became the first Certified Special Event Professional in New England. Clients such as, Verizon, MIT, Bose, and PepsiCo, have all benefitted from his expertise of creating “successful memories that last a lifetime”. However, Don’s greatest pleasure is giving his time to numerous charities both as a project manager and performer. Don was also the Associate Producer for the film “Developing Sheldon”.