Our Mission

The Texas Motion Picture Alliance is a statewide 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

Arlington Excited to Help Make Dreams Come True for Filmmakers

Lights, camera, action in The American Dream City! The City of Arlington is proud to announce it is now a Film Friendly certified community recognized by the Texas Film Commission. The Film Friendly Texas program provides training and ongoing guidance to statewide community representatives on how to effectively market their communities as filming destinations and […]


Tax Incentive Cuts Impacting Texas Film Industry

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas film industry is feeling the effects of budget cuts on the state’s film incentive program. After funding was slashed by two-thirds, other states are now giving Texas a run for its money. Last year, Texas lawmakers cut the budget down from $95 million to just $32 million. The decrease was […]


Upcoming Events

SAG-AFTRA Austin Actors Conservatory Summer Mixer

Kick off your summer by joining SAG-AFTRA at Moontower Saloon! Enjoy the food trucks or bring a picnic dinner. Play volleyball, pool, washers, corn hole or play with your phone using the free wi-fi. Friendly dogs on a leash are invited, but no kids under 21 are allowed on or off a leash. When: 4 […]


Career Basics for the Young Performer

Title: Career Basics for the Young PerformerLocation: Austin, TXLink out: Click hereDescription: SAG-AFTRA Austin Conservatory Presents “CAREER BASICS FOR THE YOUNG PERFORMER” The Houston-Austin Local presents its first panel dedicated to young performers. Career Basics for the Young Performer will cover what to look for in acting classes; commercial work; contracts; getting started; networking & […]


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Featured Member

President/CEO of Liner Entertainment Group, LLC & Executive Producer with Liner Films LLC, Dianna S. Liner

Ms. Liner brings more than 20 years of experience, having worked with many highly successful professionals and organizations in a career that has touched virtually every aspect of the entertainment world. She started her career as a backup vocalist, touring with bands such as Journey and The Hothouse Flowers and more. With an interest in learning the business side of music, she became an assistant to the record label representatives for N’Sync and other notable touring groups in the early 90’s. This provided her the essential exposure to the nuances of large event promotion, from artist and venue procurement to sponsor packaging and marketing throughput. She parleyed this experience into a role at MTV Networks as a roving music reporter from 1992-1995, then into positions at MIX 95FM and 104 KRBE FM, the top pop radio stations in Houston from 1995-1998. She became a marketing representative for Aware/Columbia Records in 1998, where she worked directly with notable groups and performers such as John Mayer, Five For Fighting, and others. She later moved on to Tommy Boy Records, working as an artist representative for Everlast, Amber and others. Ms Liner has raised over $50M for indie films and continues to do so under Liner Films LLC. For more information regarding this up and coming producer visit websites http://www.linerfilms.com/ and http://www.linerentertainmentgroup.com/