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Software and Training Newsletter, November 2017

Sargent-Disc Software Newsletter

Dear Subscriber,

In this edition of our Software & Training newsletter, we focus on the latest Windows and Mac OS compatibility update for Movie Magic and introduce the new advanced search feature for Digital Purchase Order. Also, we highlight our commitment to keeping client data secure along with our passion for encouraging sustainable production.

Finally, read on for more information about our Movie Magic and Vista software services and future training opportunities, including online demos of Digital Purchase Order and CrewStart™.

Movie Magic Software Compatibility Update

Movie Magic


We are pleased to reveal that Movie Magic software is now compatible with macOS High Sierra and the Fall Creators Updates for Windows 10.

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Digital Purchase Order: New Feature



Digital Purchase Order now has an Advanced Search feature that enables users to search for POs in more detail using a varity of filter options.

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Sargent-Disc: Keeping your data safe


We are delighted to announce that Sargent-Disc is now ISO 27001:2013 certified.With the growing epidemic of cyber crime, it is more important than ever to continually assess and improve information security management in order to prevent these attacks whenever possible.

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Sargent-Disc is now Carbon Neutral


Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce that it is now a certified Carbon Neutral organisation. Over the past few years, Sargent-Disc has been working hard to learn more about climate change and methods of incorporating sustainable best practices on production and in the office. Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce that it is now a certified Carbon Neutral organisation.

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Sargent-Disc Training

Sargent-Disc offers a range of training courses on EP software tailored to your requirements from our offices in Pinewood Studios. Skillset bursaries are available for eligible freelancers and permanently employed applicants.

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Introduction to Vista Accounting
Location: Pinewood Studios
Date: 14 November 2017 and 12 December 2017
Time: 10:00
Fees: n/a

Introduction to Movie Magic Scheduling

Location: Pinewood Studios
Date: 15 November 2017 and 13 December 2017
Time: 10:00
Fees: £250 (plus VAT)

Introduction to Movie Magic Budgeting

Location: Pinewood Studios
Date: 15 November 2017 and 13 December 2017
Time: 14:30
Fees: £250 (plus VAT)

Email to book your place or to discuss your training requirements.

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Digital Production Office® Demos



Join our next CrewStartTM demo to see how it can streamline the onboarding of your crew on your next production.

Create POs in seconds with Digital Purchase Order. Join our next online demo here.

Email for more details.

How to get the software


Sargent-Disc now albert Affiliate


Our reseller network

Choose from a list of resellers throughout Europe

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Order online

Order your software from the Sargent-Disc web store

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albert affiliate

The Film and television industries' efforts behind the camera play an important part in the campaign for better sustainable practices whilst also providing a worldwide platform via the messages portrayed on screen.

Sargent-Disc is now an official albert affiliate, hoping to expand our own knowledge of sustainable production and encourage others to do the same.

Software support

Sargent-Disc provides remote and telephone support in Europe for Entertainment Partners’ software. Using remote support software our dedicated team can bring their know-how directly to your desktop in real time from our offices in the United Kingdom.

If you need assistance email
or call +44 (0)1753 630300


Anna Iwanek


Anna is a Senior Payroll Assistant at Sargent-Disc, one of her key areas of responsibility being to assist with foreign currency payrolls including DGA and SAG.

Favourite Film: The Green Mile
Favourite TV Show: I.T. Crowd
Hobbies: Travelling


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About Sargent-Disc

Founded in 1986, Sargent-Disc provides a full range of payroll, accounting and software services tailored to the needs of your production. As an Entertainment Partners affiliate, Sargent-Disc distributes EP software such as Movie Magic Budgeting, Movie Magic Scheduling and Vista Accounting across Europe.

The Digital Production Office®, the company's suite of mobile friendly apps and software, is designed to increase efficiency and save time whilst reducing costs and the carbon footprint on production. It includes Payroll, Payslip, Payscales, CrewStart™ and Digital Purchase Order.


During development, in production or in post, Sargent-Disc delivers a wealth of production accounting experience and industry know-how.

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With Sargent-Disc operating your payroll you will be able to divert valuable resources back to your core business, control costs and gain access to our knowledge base and expertise.

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Sargent-Disc offers a range of training options on industry standard production software including Movie Magic Budgeting, Movie Magic Scheduling and Vista Accounting.

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Sargent-Disc distributes Entertainment Partners' software throughout Europe, including Movie Magic Budgeting, Movie Magic Scheduling and Vista Accounting.

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