Martha Coleman heads for Goalpost
Outgoing dead of development at Screen Australia Martha Coleman is to join Australian production company Goalpost Pictures.
Coleman has been at Screen Australia since 2009, and is due to leave her post at the end of this year, ready to start at Goalpost Pictures in early 2014.
Her new position will see her produce both TV and film projects for the independent production company, which was established in 2008. Goalpost Pictures won international acclaim for their 2012 hit The Sapphires, and have recently finished shooting on Felony, written by and starring Joel Edgerton.
Goalpost’s Rosemary Blight has been quoted as saying: “We are absolutely thrilled that Martha will bring to Goalpost her tremendous experience and knowledge in development both in Australia and internationally, as well as her experience as a producer of distinction. We have known Martha for many years and are looking forward to welcoming her into the Goalpost team.”