Michael McMahon is a Melbourne based lawyer and screen content producer. He was a founder and first Executive Chairman of Matchbox Pictures Pty Ltd. And currently a Director and Executive Producer of Big and Little Films Pty Ltd.
Michael has held a wide range of management and legal positions as well as board appointments, including Screen Tasmania and Film Victoria. He has also held academic positions at the University of South Australia and Swinburne University of Technology where he is an Adjunct Professor.
He was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award by Screen Producers Australia in 2018.
His documentary production and executive producing credits include Sadness, Wildness, the Anatomy Series, Next Stop Hollywood and The Coming Back Out Again Ball. His television drama credits include Call Me Mum, Saved, The Slap and series 1 of Nowhere Boys. He was an executive produced the Netflix series Clickbait. Feature film credits are The Home Song Stories, Lou, Cut Snake and Ali’s Wedding.
He is executive producing the SBS Screen Australia Digital Original Night Bloomers.
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We acknowledge and pay respects to the Yugambeh people of the Gold Coast and all their descendants both past and present. We also acknowledge the many Aboriginal people from other regions as well as Torres Strait and South Sea Islander people who now live in the local area and have made an important contribution to the community.