Founded in 1986, Sargent-Disc is the UK entertainment industry's award-winning, leading supplier of integrated payroll, residual, accounting and software services. The Digital Production Office®, Sargent-Disc's suite of apps, is designed to support cost effective, efficient and sustainable production. It brings together products and services from Sargent-Disc, it's partners and affiliate Entertainment Partners. Together they provide a global network for productions anywhere in the world. These include: Payroll, Payslip, Payscales, Digital Purchase Order, CrewStart™, Production Card, Movie Magic software and Vista Accounting.
Sargent-Disc is an Information Security Management System ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified company
Sargent-Disc is an independently verified carbon neutral company.
Recent Sargent-Disc credits include: Game of Thrones, The Crown, A United Kingdom, Nocturnal Animals and Allied.
John Sargent - Founder
John's production career spans 50 years. He started out as a location accountant working up the ranks to Production Controller. In 1983 John recognised a need for the industry to have access to an efficient payroll service which understood industry demands…
Marija Sargent – Founder
Marija began her career in film as an Assistant Production Accountant. Realising the importance of providing a reliable production payroll service, she founded Sargent-Disc with John Sargent in 1986. Marija is one of a very small group of leading payroll…
Dr. Laurence Sargent – Director
Dr. Laurence Sargent is a Director of Sargent-Disc and of several other companies in the media and technology sectors. He has been a Director of the company since 2011 and leads in product software development as well as its marketing communications.…
Lara Sargent - Director
Lara began working in the industry in 1993 as a freelance production accountant, later joining Sargent-Disc and becoming a Director in 2011. Working directly on feature productions of all sizes, she understands the needs of small budget UK filmmakers…
"I have worked with Sargent Disc for many years and have always found them a great support to our productions and to our WB office...There is always a friendly voice at the end of the phone and they always manage to complete our payrolls in a timely manner, regardless of the levels...I would have no doubts in recommending their services to other businesses."
Processing crew start forms and issuing contracts can be time consuming and often involves duplication of effort with the risk of mistakes in copying data. As the latest addition to the Digital Production Office® suite of software, Sargent-Disc has…Learn More
Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce that Digital Purchase Order now integrates with Global Vista Accounting software. The new integration enables production accountants to save time and reduce repetitive data entry on cost reports through a simple export/import…Learn More
As part of its drive to train 3 million new apprentices by 2020 - and to address the decreased focus on employee training outside the work place - from 6th April 2017 the Government will introduce a levy on businesses to invest in apprenticeships.For…Learn More