The Documentary Company

Experienced Passionate Collaborative

Who we are

The Documentary Company has offices in London, Manchester and Los Angeles.

Sheryl Crown

Sheryl Crown
Managing Director - Executive Producer

Sheryl is an experienced Film and Television Producer, Executive Producer and Development Executive. She has developed an enviable Industry track record in all aspects of the production supply chain, working as an Independent Feature Film producer earning Oscar and Bafta nominations, an Executive Producer running a feature film production fund of £2.2 million, and a development fund of £150,000 as well as a TV drama producer and BBC script editor.

This experience has resulted in working alongside many public financing institutions as well as sources of private commercial equity funds across Documentary and Fiction Features.

Her work at the heart of the Industry both as a Producer and Financier has led to hands on involvement closing commercial deals with development and production financing institutions, and effective relationships with Sales and Distribution companies internationally.


Ben and Emma White

White & Company (UK) Limited
Ben White FCCA, ACA
Emma White ACA -
Corporate Advisors.

Ben and Emma each have over fifteen years' experience in the audit, accountancy, taxation and corporate finance sectors and have worked with a number of film projects, film production companies and entertainment clients during this period.

Their company, White & Company, was founded in November 2008 and boasts a client base of high net worth individuals and their business interests. The practice also has a strong portfolio of entertainment industry clients, and the firm has acted in connection with a large number of fund raising transactions.

Ben has extensive knowledge and experience of tax planning, debt structuring, financial planning, fund raising, corporate finance and business consultancy, the skills of which he is using to the full benefit of The Documentary Company.


Maggie Monteith

Maggie Monteith
Company Director / Executive Producer

With over twenty years' experience in distribution and marketing with companies including Warner Bros, Columbia TriStar and Lucasfilm, Maggie has promoted over 200 films around the world and worked with some of the most prestigious film producers, directors and writers.

She has lead the marketing campaigns for films including Batman Forever, Free Willy 2, Men in Black, Jerry Maguire, Godzilla and My Best Friend's Wedding, and was responsible for the strategy and supplier partnerships on films including Charlie's Angels, The Wedding Planner and A Knight's Tale.

At Magnet Media International Maggie has focussed on film production and film financing, both advising and managing film and TV investments and investors in Los Angeles and in the UK. Her recent production credits include the soon to be released ‘13' starring Jason Statham and Mickey Rourke; and 'The Experiment', with Adrien Brody and Forest Whitaker.

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