Ron Yerxa formed Bona Fide Productions with Albert Berger in 1993. Their producing credits include Stephen Soderbergh’s King of the Hill, Alexander Payne’s Election, Anthony Minghella’s Cold Mountain, Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris’s Little Miss Sunshine, Todd Field’s Little Children and most recently Fredrik Bond’s The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman. Yerxa’s executive producing credits in- clude the Wilco documentary I Am Trying to Break Your Heart, Hamlet 2, and Levon Helm documen- tary Ain’t In It For My Health. Bona Fide recently completed production on Nebraska for Paramount Pictures directed by Alexander Payne. Ron Yerxa graduated from Stanford University before working as a journalist and teacher. He joined CBS and later Sovereign Films before becoming an independent producer. Ron Yerxa currently co-chairs the Foreign Language Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.