Sargent-Disc affiliates Entertainment Partners acquire Ease Entertainment Services, a leader in technology solutions for the industry since its formation in 2008.
Sargent-Disc is proud to support a Scholarship for two students taking the Diploma in Production Management for Film and Television, at the National Film and Television School (NFTS). Read on to find out what the students have been working on.
In order to ensure compatibility with Windows 10, Entertainment Partners have made the upgrade from Movie Magic Scheduling 5 to Movie Magic Scheduling 6 free of charge. Read on for details on how to get your free upgrade.
On Saturday 11th July, the Sargent-Disc team attended the Sargent-Disc BAFTA Filmmakers' Forum. Proud sponsors of the networking and skills development event for the third year running, read on for highlights of the day.
On Tuesday 30th June, Laurence Sargent chaired the PGGB's live web seminar on 'Creative Strategies for Raising Film and TV Finance in the UK', sponsored by Microsoft and produced in association with Sargent-Disc.
Sargent-Disc, a Business Partner of the Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB) is delighted to be supporting their live web seminar,Creative Strategies for Raising UK Film and TV Finance on Tuesday 30 June @ 19.00
To join the seminar online, email the PGGB at email@example.com for the live-stream URL.
Join us for a packed day of workshops, seminars, creative debates and speed sessions with many of the UKs major film organisations aimed at improving filmmakers' understanding of the craft and business of film.
Sargent-Disc and its affiliates will be in Cannes Friday 15th to Sunday 17th May to introduce the Digital Purchase Order to the entertainment industry. Read on to find out more about what we are up to in Cannes.
Digital Purchase Order is an award-winning, cloud-based procurement system designed for the entertainment industry that allows you to control and approve expenses in a simple and efficient way.
HMRC have introduced several changes for Tax and National Insurance for the 2015 Tax Year. Read on to find out more.
Sargent-Disc attended the National Film and Television School annual graduation screening and prize giving to celebrate the achievements of this year's talented graduates.
UK Screen, in association with Sargent-Disc and Wiggin LLP, held an informative session in London on 12th February looking at Auto Enrolment for the Creative Industries. Read on for highlights.
Sargent-Disc was delighted to sponsor the 2015 Broadcast Awards which took place on Wednesday 4th February at Grosvenor House Hotel, London.
Sargent-Disc was delighted to support the Take A Break: Co-Production and Maximising Tax Incentives event which was held at BAFTA on Thursday 22nd January. Read on for the highlights of the event.
As an official BAFTA Partner, Sargent-Disc would like to congratulate all the nominees of the 2015 EE BAFTA Film Awards.
Sargent-Disc is delighted to be awarded the Specialist Payroll Provider Award at the 2014 Payroll World Awards, at an awards ceremony held at Grange St Paul's Hotel in London on Thursday 23rd October.
Sargent-Disc was pleased to support the 2014 Broadcast Production and Post Forum, held at BAFTA on 5th and 6th November. We take a look at the highlights from the event.
Sargent-Disc was delighted to support the BAFTA TV Question Time which was held at BAFTA on Monday 27th October. Read on for the highlights of the event.
Sargent-Disc welcomes two new Production Management Diploma students as recipients of this year's Production Management Scholarships. And we hear from last year's Scholar, Tom While.
Sargent-Disc is delighted to anounce they have been selected as a finalist for the Specialist Payroll Provider award at the Payroll World Awards 2014.
The Sargent-Disc BAFTA Filmmakers' Market took place on Saturday 5th July, bringing together many of the UK's top film industry organisations and over 1000 emerging filmmakers. We reflect on some of the highlights of the busy and exciting day.
John Sargent travelled to Malaysia to deliver Movie Magic Budgeting training in Kuala Lumpur as part of the Iskandar Malaysia Creative Industry Talent Development Programme in association with the Met Film School.
Vista Accounting is specifically designed for cost accounting in the entertainment industry. Find out more about how Vista Accounting can interface seamlessly with Movie Magic Budgeting.
On Saturday 17th May, Sargent-Disc and EP Financial Solutions co-hosted a seminar in Cannes to discuss UK Tax Relief. The seminar was chaired by John Hadity (Executive VP, EP Financial Solutions) and included a panel of industry experts.
Kirsty Barham, a recipient of the Sargent-Disc Scholarship, tells us about her experiences on the NFTS Production Management course.
Along with our US affiliates Entertainment Partners, Sargent-Disc will be returning to Cannes Film Festival in 2014. Read on to find out what we have planned while we are there.
As an official BAFTA partner, Sargent-Disc congratulates all of the nominees for this year's Arqiva British Academy Television Awards.
Her Majesty's Government (HMG) legislated Workplace Pension Reform changes to pensions, known as Auto Enrolment, will encourage millions of people to save for their retirement. Read on for information on how Sargent-Disc can help your company or production to fulfil your Auto Enrolment duties.
Her Majesty's Government have announced that from 6th April 2014 payments to entertainers (people employed as actors, singers, musicians or in any similar performing capacity) will no longer be subject to Class 1 National Insurance (NI).
We are delighted to announce a number of new institutions have signed up to the Movie Magic Academic Partnership Programme. Read on for more information about our partners and the benefits of the Academic Partnership Programme.
We catch up with Tom While, the recipient of one of Sargent-Disc's Scholarships to study Production Management for Film at the NFTS.
On Sunday 16th February, stars gathered at the Royal Opera House in London to celebrate the 2014 EE BAFTA Film Awards. Congratulations to all of this year's winners!
On 29th January, Sargent-Disc and BAFTA jointly presented a panel discussion and networking event to discuss the current TV drama landscape in light of the recent introduction of UK Tax Credit for TV.
What's all the drama about? Financing and creating high end TV drama. Presented by BAFTA in association with Sargent-Disc.
We are excited to announce that Movie Magic Scheduling 6.0 has been released. Read on for more information about the features of Movie Magic Scheduling 6.0 including the exciting new Calendar Module.
The 23rd Annual Sky WFTV Awards took place on Friday 6th December to celebrate and recognise the creativity and achievements of women within the Film and Television industry.
On October 29th Sargent-Disc attended the London Film Academy's Annual Showcase and Graduation event at the BFI Southbank.
On 13 July, over 700 filmmakers attended the Sargent-Disc BAFTA Filmmakers' Market at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly. Read more for a breakdown of the day's events, as well as links to content and a selection of photos.
We are delighted to announce an exciting event on 13 July 2013 - the Sargent-Disc BAFTA Filmmakers' Market, which will deliver a career development initiative for new filmmakers.
On Saturday 18th May, Sargent-Disc director Laurence Sargent chaired a seminar at the UK Film Centre with a panel of industry experts to discuss the topic of film finance.
In the week following the announcement of this year's Cannes winners, Sargent-Disc reflects on the highlights of this year's Cannes Film Festival.
On the 12th May 2013, the stars of British television gathered at Royal Festival Hall on London's South Bank for the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards.
Sargent-Disc is pleased to present the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland as Academic Partners.
In February this year, Sargent-Disc returned to the National Film and Television School Awards to celebrate the achievements of 3 of its talented graduates.
Sargent-Disc is proud to announce the launch of the SD Online HD mobile application for iPad®.
Following on from Sargent-Disc's participation on Her Majesty's (HM) Revenue and Customs, Real Time Information pilot, we now bring you an introduction to Auto Enrolment pensions.
The 22nd Annual Sky WFTV Awards drew a thousand of film and television's most influential and successful luminaries together to celebrate and recognise the creativity and achievements of women within the industry.
Nineteen Awards will be presented at the 2012 British Academy Children's Awards on Sunday 25 November - celebrating all aspects of children's entertainment.
Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce the release of SD Online 2.0 for the AndroidTM phones. Now including UK Payscales it allows you and your employees to access payslips, reports and much more on the move.
In May this year, Sargent-Disc was delighted to sponsor and develop the States of Independents seminar in partnership with BAFTA. It explored how changes to the US production finance and distribution landscape could offer increased prospects for UK films.
The 65th Cannes Film Festival kicked off on Wednesday16 May with Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, supported by cast members - Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton....
Creative Financing: International Film Financing Strategies at the UK Film Centre at Cannes Film Festival. Presented by Sargent-Disc and Entertainment Partners. Watch and listen to the discussion here.
Sargent-Disc Ltd, in association with our affiliates, Entertainment Partners, is delighted to be sponsoring the UK Film Centre - a hub for connecting the UK and international film industries.
The Swedish Film Institute (SFI) has introduced a new budget template, available in the Movie Magic Budgeting format to be used by productions seeking SFI funding.
Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce the release of SD Online 2.0 for the iPhone®. Allowing you and your employees to access payslips, reports and much more on the move.
Sargent-Disc is pleased to announce the release of SD Online 2.0. Our all new platform takes production payroll to another level.
Sargent-Disc are pleased to be taking part in the BAFTA and Rushes Soho Shorts Short Filmmakers' Market on Sunday 24 July.
It is now possible to claim Skillset bursaries for up to 80% of the costs of Sargent-Disc training courses.
Congratulations from everyone at Sargent-Disc to Graham Duff and the Iceland Everest 2011 expedition on reaching the summit.
Sargent-Disc is delighted to be supporting RAF Red Arrows Pilot Graham Duff in his challenge of taking part in the Iceland 2011 Everest Expedition.
Having trouble getting started with Movie Magic Scheduling? This selection of videos from Entertainment Partneres is designed to explain the basics.
Greener, faster and more convenient... give your employees access to their payslips online. You will have fewer questions to answer when they can log in and see for themselves.
We are delighted to support 'Second Light', a new talent development training scheme for young people funded by the UK Film Council and Skillset.
SD Online delivers a powerful reporting engine allowing you to generate dynamic reports in real time.
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