Description: Under Texas Governor Rick Perry, the Texas Film Commission (TFC) served the film, television, commercial, animation, visual effects, and video games industries in the state, offering an array of resources and incentives. The TFC's main functions included administering the Texas Moving Image Industry Incentive Program and the Film Friendly Texas program; publishing the annual Texas Production Directory/Manual; maintaining a job hotline for cast, crew, and video game/animation positions; and providing resources and information to facilitate media production in the state. Records include correspondence, organizational charts, articles, presentations, speeches, handouts/informational documents, locations images, and databases. Dates range from 1996 to 2015, bulk 2000 to 2014. The records consist exclusively of electronic files, and are part of the Texas Digital Archive.
Citation information: (Identify the item and cite the series), Texas Governor Rick Perry Film Commission records. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Arrangement: The records are organized into seven series: Administrative correspondence, 1997-2012, Legislation files, 2007-2014, Organizational charts, 2004-2011, Outside publications, 2000-2013, Presentations and speeches, 2000-2015, bulk 2007-2014, Production files, 1996-2014, bulk 1996-2001, and Publication development files, 1998-2015, bulk 2001-2008
Copyright information: Most records created by Texas state agencies are not copyrighted. State records also include materials received by, not created by, state agencies. Copyright remains with the creator. The researcher is responsible for complying with U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.).
Access restrictions: Certain electronic files in the records may require specific software to access. Technical requirements will be specified in series description.