Our History

Every story has a beginning

Every story wraps with "The End"

Every end has a 'Beginning"

Before Hollywood was 'Hollywood"

There was San Antonio.

The History of film companies and filmmakers in San Antonio is legendary.

Lone star studios, J.D Wheelan  Film company, George Melies (Star Film Ranch), Cotton Blossom, Satex Films and Neal Heart production company are just a few of the studios that made their home here in San Antonio Texas.  

A transportation issue changed the course of our history. Now is the time to rewrite our history.

Oscar Season ' And the winner is" "Wings" Which went on to win the first Academy Award for Best picture 1929 & Best engineering effects that year. The movie was shot here in San Antonio at Kelly field lighting the path to a bright future in filmmaking. 

It is our destiny to grow the film community and the arts as a whole here in the Alamo city.


"Together we rise"


About Us

Our Mission


At indieworkz our goal is to help grow the film market here in San Antonio and around the state of Texas. There has never been a better time for the Alamo City to rise in the ranks among filmmakers and film studios.  Join us as we launch the first ever film market & Expo here in the Lone Star State.

Film Market


We are launching the first ever Film Market & Expo here in San Antonio Texas. Join us for a groundbreaking event that will bring filmmakers and film buyer rep's together. For the first time in any market the general public will be allowed to attend this event. If you are a filmmaker or Producer with a with a commercially viable production this is a must attend event that you don't want to miss. 

Art In Film Competition


As part of the film market. We will have a special event competition that will showcase the contribution Art in films. This will be a judged competition as local artist recreate some iconic films with ties to Texas. A grand prize will be awarded at the event. The winner will have a opportunity to participate with the art team for a upcoming feature film. Special guest judge Adan Hernandez the artist from the iconic feature film "Blood N Blood Out" will be showing new never before seen artwork inspired by the movie. We will also have artist of international acclaim Bobby Maldonado a former student of world renowed artist Mel Casas will be on hand to judge and display his take on Texas related cinema in addition to his new works.

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Learning about your resources

During the Film Market & Expo we will be offering breakout sessions. This will be your opportunity to learn about the unions and how they can benefit your production. Screen Actors Guild, Writers Guild & Producers Guild and Directors Guild. Gain insight to take your production to the next level



1st quarter 2020

Schedule TBD

Event Details

1st quarter 2020

Schedule TBD

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Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals  to help the industry grow and thrive in Texas. Your donation will go towads creating new opportunities and new job in our state.

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South Texas Film Market & expo

TriPoint 3233 North St. Mary’s Street, San Antonio, Texas 78212, United States