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Executive producer

Executive producer is one of the top positions in the making of a commercial entertainment product. Depending on the medium, the executive producer may be concerned with management accounting or associated with legal issues. In films, the executive producer contributes to the film's budget and their involvement depends on the project with some securing funds and others getting involved in the filmmaking process. In films, executive producers may finance the film, participate in the creative effort, or work on set, their responsibilities vary from funding or attracting investors into the movie project to legal, marketing and supervising capacities. Executive producers vary in involvement and power; some executive producers have hands-on control over every aspect of production, some supervise the producers of a project, while others are involved in name only. The crediting of executive producers in the film industry has risen over time. In the mid-to-late 1990s, there were an average of just under two executive producers per film.

In 2000, the number jumped to 2.5. In 2013, there were an average of 4.4 executive producers per film, compared with 3.2 producers. In television, an executive producer supervises the creative content and the financial aspects of a production; some writers, like Stephen J. Cannell, Tina Fey, Ryan Murphy, have worked as both the creator and the producer of the same TV show. In case of multiple executive producers on a TV show, the one outranking the others is called the showrunner, or the leading executive producer. In recorded music, record labels distinguish between a record producer; the executive producer is responsible for business decisions and more organizing the recordings along with the music producer, whereas the record producer produces the music. Sometimes the executive producer organises the recording and selects recording-related crew, such as sound engineers and session musicians. In the video game industry, the title "executive producer" is not well-defined, it may refer to an external producer working for the publisher.

For example, in 2012, Jay-Z was announced as executive producer for NBA 2K13. His role consisted of appearing in an introduction, picking songs for the game's soundtrack and contributing to the design of its in-game menus "and other visual elements". An executive radio producer helps create and implement strategies to improve product and ratings. Creative executive Development executive Line producer Showrunner Studio executive Unit production manager Music supervisor "What is the point of executive producers?" BBC News. 19 October 2007

Diatribes (album)

Diatribes is the sixth studio album by Napalm Death released in 1996 on Earache Records. It was released as double 10" vinyl, regular CD, special digipak CD with space for the Greed Killing EP and MC. In 2010, Earache issued a re-release of Diatribes in a box set that included the Greed Killing EP and the live album Bootlegged in Japan. Mark "Barney" Greenwayvocals Shane Emburybass, backing vocals Mitch Harrisguitar Jesse Pintado – guitar Danny Herrera – drums Colin Richardson – production Danny Sprigg – engineering Paul Siddens – assistant engineering Emma Siddens – assistant engineering Noel Summervillemastering

St Thomas Aquinas Church, Springwood

St Thomas Aquinas Church is a Roman Catholic church building located in Springwood, New South Wales, Australia. The church shares its grounds with the St Thomas Aquinas Primary School. Whilst no physical building stood the Catholic Church at Springwood dates back to 1839, when it was part of the Penrith parish. At this time, Mass was offered by Fr. Charles Sumner at the Springwood Inn owned by Thomas Boland, offered at the Boland family home. During the period from 1890 to 1907 the church became a part of the Blue Mountains parish, under the parish priest Fr. James McGough. In 1892 the church was given a building of its own thanks to donations of land and money by the Boland family; this was the first church of St Thomas Aquinas, was located at what is now Rest Park, on Macquarie Rd. The church relocated to Hawkesbury Rd, to what is now the site of a retirement villa, Aquinas Court. In 1920 a primary school was opened in the old church building. In November 1981 the first stage of the new St Thomas Aquinas Primary School opened at its current site within the St Columba's grounds, Hawkesbury Rd.

In 1986 the church relocated again, this time to the former seminary, current co-educational high school of St Columba. In February 1996, the current St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church opened within the grounds of the St Thomas Aquinas Primary School, on Hawkesbury Rd, Springwood. Fr. Charles Sumner Fr. James McGough Fr. James Sheridan Fr. P. C. Cregan Fr. Daniel Galvin Fr. Thomas Leen Fr. Canavan Fr. Leslie Bagot Fr. James O'Meara Fr. Michael McGloin Fr. Renato Paras Fr. Peter Connelly Fr. Alan Layt Fr. Edward Tyler Fr. Paul Slyney In December 2006, St Thomas Aquinas Primary School celebrated its 85th anniversary with the unveiling of the old school bell following its relocation, a dress-up for the students, a barbecue, a bushdance; the school opened on the corner of Macquarie Rd and Hawkesbury Rd in 1921 with 24 students. The school consisted of the old church. At the time the school was staffed by Sisters Kevin and Catherine, continued to be staffed by the Sisters of St Joseph until the late 1970s - early 1980s.

In September 1939 a new school building was opened in the same location by Monsignor Phelan. In June 1962, with an enrolment of 187 students, another school building was opened by Cardinal Gilroy. In 1969 a second storey was added to the 1939 building. In 1981-82 the school relocated to its current site on Hawkesbury Rd; the school serves the communities of Springwood, Hawkesbury Heights, Valley Heights, Warrimoo and Yellow Rock. The schools motto is: Love One Another; the school is principaled by Sergio Rosato. As at February 2005, the school had an enrolment of 550 spread across 19 classes. Http://www.staspringwood.catholic.edu.au/home http://www.sta.nsw.edu.au/newsletter.htm http://www.bluemts.com.au/HistoricalSociety/history.htm http://www.parra.catholic.edu.au/Default.aspx?target=%2FOUR+SCHOOLS%2FSchool+Profiles%2FSchool+Profiles.htm&id=StThomas https://web.archive.org/web/20050905171807/http://www.parra.catholic.org.au/parlist3.htm