Our Mission

The Texas Motion Picture Alliance is a statewide all-volunteer non-profit industry advocacy organization for film, TV, commercial and video game makers. We have led the charge for increased and improved production incentives legislation to grow the creative industries in Texas and keep us competitive with other states.

TXMPA is proud to educate the general public on the history of the media industry in Texas and support a strong community of industry professionals in every phase of media production

Latest News

Budget Cuts Hit Film, Video Game Incentive Fund

The high school football players pack the locker room before their first, big game — tensions high, the plot headed to climax — when Coach Eric Taylor first utters the now ubiquitous phrase “Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose.” That scene from the pilot episode of Friday Night Lights was made possible in part by […]


One in a Crowd: Sir Doug and the Genuine Texas Cosmic Groove

Important rule for anyone considering making a music documentary: Getting the rights to all the songs you want can be costly and difficult. So a new film about a legend of the Austin music scene is looking for help from the scene he helped found to get those rights secured. Joe Nick Patoski may be […]


Upcoming Events

The Central Texas Film Conference

Title: The Central Texas Film ConferenceLocation: Georgetown, TXDescription: The Central Texas Film Conference will provide a unique, hands-on experience for future and current filmmakers and will feature speakers from Texas who work within the various aspects of the film industry. General session topics include the economics of entertainment and panel discussions on the business of […]


Maverick Film Festival

Title: Maverick Film FestivalLocation: Arlington, TX (University of Texas Arlington)Description: For years, The Maverick Film Festival has been a bi-­annual showcase of the “best produced films” from UTA Art Students concentrating on Film and Video. For the first time, the festival will now take place once a year and will be more competitive than ever, […]


Our Superstar Partners

Featured Member

Executive Producers, Summer Finley Kelly & Brady Anderton

Summer Finley Kelly and Brady Anderton, Partners and EPs at Fueld Films, have built a reputation as some of the hardest working producers in Texas. Fueld Films is a creative film production company providing full service, solution based, turn-key production services, even under the toughest of circumstances. They have developed a model in which they partner with Directors from around the globe to deliver national level work produced locally. Exceling at telling Comedy, Visual Narrative, and Documentary-Style stories, Fueld has worked with clients to create branded videos and commercials for Shiner, GE, Golfsmith, Hampton Inn, Verizon Wireless, ACE, Samsung, McDonalds, Zales, Bandaid, Huggies, Heinz and many more. www.fueldfilms.com