Eleanor Coleman

Indie Sales, Producer & Distributor

Eleanor Coleman is a Paris based American who has worked for over 25 years in the European animation community.  Her career began with a 15-year tenure at TF1 in France as head of in-house production and business development across all platforms for children.  

Since then, Eleanor works independently in animated feature film acquisitions and development with Indie Sales, where she has built an innovative prestigious lineup including the Oscar nominated film My Life as A Zucchini by Claude Barras. Her animated television work concentrates on international business development and pre-sales for the award-winning studio, Blue Spirit in France and Canada.  Her clients at Blue Spirit include Netflix Adult Animation Blue Eye Samurai, WBA Gremlins the Secrets of Mogwai, Marvel CU What If?…, as well as many major European broadcasters.

 Eleanor is a founding member and co-vice president of the French association Les Femmes s’Animent, part of the global Women in Animation network dedicated to gender parity and conscious content production.