About Us

Goalpost Film is a worldwide sales, financing and production company that enables independent feature films. Titles being presented by Goalpost Film include “Holding the Man” directed by Neil Armfield, Michael Winterbottom’s “The Trip To Italy” starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, the follow up to their successful journey with “The Trip”, and “Six Mile Manor” written by Keith Thompson.

Goalpost Film also represents musical drama “The Sapphires” directed by Wayne Blair and starring Chris O’Dowd; the acclaimed feature documentary “Three Miles North of Molkom” by Robert Cannan and Corinna Villari-McFarlane; Henrique Goldman’s “Jean Charles” starring Selton Mello; “The Escapist” starring Brian Cox and Joseph Fiennes; “Clubland” starring Brenda Blethyn; “Closed For Winter” starring Natalie Imbruglia; “Whirlygirl” directed by Jim Wilson; “Head Above Water” starring Cameron Diaz; and multi Oscar classic “Dances With Wolves” starring Kevin Costner.


Tristan Whalley

Managing Director

Goalpost Film was founded in 2006 by Tristan Whalley and Nicki Parfitt.


Nicki Parfitt


Nicki Parfitt qualified as a solicitor in 1993 at Denton Hall. In 1995 she joined Pearson Television as the Head of Legal and Business Affairs for Production in continental Europe and Latin America.


Jessie Mangum

Development & Production Executive

After graduating from the University of Tasmania, Australia, with a degree in Theatre Production, Jessie received the University’s Theatrical Development Award.