News & Announcements

Oct 19

Texas Film Commission to bring Film Friendly Workshop to the 2017 Texas Forest Country Partnership Economic Development Summit

The Film Friendly Texas program provides ongoing training and guidance to statewide municipal leaders and community representatives on how to effectively market their communities as filming destinations and how to efficiently accommodate on-location filming activity.

Oct 9

Texas Films at the 2017 Austin Film Festival

The Texas Film Commission is proud to be a Community Partner for made-in-Texas films at the 2017 Austin Film Festival. These projects shot in Texas, included Texas cast and crew, and may have utilized some of our resources and services.

Sep 28

TFC Newsletter: September 2017

The September 2017 edition of our newsletter includes successes from the past year, recent visits to events and festivals across the state, updates to our job hotline and more!

Sep 28

Update on Sales Tax Exemptions & Refunds

The Texas Comptroller’s Office recently enacted a new rule that provides more guidance on sales tax exemptions and refunds that may be used during a production or by companies exploring the Media Production Development Zone program.

Sep 21

A Farewell from Director Heather Page

A message of gratitude before her final day as director.

Aug 23

Texas Film Round-Up in Lufkin

On Saturday, September 16 from 10 am - 3 pm, individuals interested in our FREE digitization program can drop off their Texas-related films and videotapes at the Museum of East Texas in Lufkin at 503 N. 2nd Street.

Jul 26

“Leap of Faith” 25th Anniversary Celebration in Plainview

The Texas Film Commission and City of Plainview are proud to present the 25th Anniversary Celebration of "Leap of Faith" (1992) in Plainview on Saturday, August 12th with director Richard Pearce in attendance!

Jul 13

TFC Newsletter, July 2017: Spend your summer on the Texas Classics Film Trail!

The July 2017 edition of our newsletter includes the release of our Texas Classics Film Trail, re-caps of set visits to "The Long Road Home" & "The Iron Orchard", job updates & more!