The perfect backdrop for a blockbuster, Winnsboro has joined the elite ranks of Film Friendly communities of Texas. The stately oaks, Southern charm, and electryfiying arts scene offer certified go-to spots for producers of film, television, games, and commercials. The beauty of the Pineywoods is on display in Winnsboro's latest promotional ad on the Home page. Check it out and share with your friends. Send Hollywood a glimpse of this heavenly hideout we call home.

*The Film Friendly Texas (FFTX) program provides training and ongoing guidance to statewide community representatives on how to effectively market their communities as filming destinations and how to efficiently accommodate on-location filming activity. Currently 90 communities, representing various regions of Texas, are Film Friendly Certified with other municipalities currently completing the certification process.

Certified communities have attended a Film Friendly Texas training workshop, have submitted photo coverage of potential filming locations for inclusion in the Texas Film Commission location database and have passed filming guidelines approved by our office.

*Below: Trailer for Spirit Riders filmed in Winnsboro