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AFF2012: 'Spinning Plates'
A revealing look inside three American restaurants
"...to life. That’s why Texas native Joseph Levy’s documentary Spinning Plates was such a pleasant revelation...."

Oct. 19, 2012 Screens Post by Virginia B. Wood

Their Finest
How to make a propaganda film in World War II England
"...and angles of view, yet Scherfig keeps all the plates spinning with seeming ease. And though her role may..."

April 14, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

AFF2012: Audience Awards Announced
Austin Film Festival also claims spot on the 2013 calendar
"...Documentary Feature Audience Award: SPINNING PLATES (tie) Writer/Director: Joseph Levy..."

Oct. 30, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

AFF Honors Chris Carter, Announces First Wave
Outstanding TV Writing Award for 'X-Files' creator
"...SPINNING PLATES World Premiere Writer/Director: Joseph Levy Spinning Plates is..."

Aug. 28, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Film to Table
The Austin Film Festival celebrates two Austin obsessions
"..."Spinning Plates is one of my favorite food movies because..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Food Feature by Nadia Chaudhury

Austin Film Festival Unveils Complete Lineup
David Chase's 'Not Fade Away' opens fest
"...Dan Forrer (Writers), Dan Forrer (Director) - World Premiere SPINNING PLATES - Joseph Levy (Writer/Director) - World Premiere TO..."

Sept. 19, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Concussion
Will Smith is the doctor who pioneered research into NFL head injuries
"...is bogged down by trying to keep too many plates spinning. There’s the immigrant story of a man trying..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The D Train
Jack Black stars in this unorthodox comedy about a high school reunion
"...and quick machinations in order to keep all the plates spinning...."

May 8, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Picks & Sleepers
Sxsw
"...drinking songs that'll make you want to throw some plates. (Scholz Beer Garten, 10pm) -Greg Beets..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

Holiday Viewing: Downton Abbey Christmas Specials
We rank the holidays with the Crawley family
"...and is reunited with her daughter. There’s plenty of plates spinning as the series comes to a close, but..."

Dec. 17, 2017 Screens Post by Josh Kupecki

Greener Pastures
David Gordon Green reflects on a full career before his induction into the Texas Film Hall of Fame
"...then there are what he calls "a number of plates spinning at all times": He mentions a Little House..."

Feb. 28, 2014 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

AFF: Scene & Heard
A few ramblings about this year's Austin Film Festival
"...intrinsically able to do The Work, keep all the plates spinning, while keeping their vision, and swiftly learning the..."

Oct. 25, 2010 Screens Post by Belinda Acosta

Friday Picks
"...David's Church Local composer/pianist/drummer Graham Reynolds keeps all the plates spinning as he hopscotches between diverse projects like writing..."

March 14, 2008 Music Feature

Byblos Falafel and Deli
Attention to detail, excellent flavors, and authenticity
"...order with the exception of the shawarma, which is spinning slowly, waiting for the knife. Everything is made fresh,..."

Sept. 22, 2006 Food Review by Mick Vann

Improvising Every Second
The secret history of Austin Circle of Theaters director Latifah Taormina, from Second City to the Committee and beyond
"...like that guy on The Ed Sullivan Show kept plates spinning. Given the grace and care that she brings..."

March 10, 2006 Arts Feature by Lowell Bartholomee

The Marriage of Miss Hollywood and King Neptune
Robert Schenkkan's 'The Marriage of Miss Hollywood and King Neptune' eases us back into that long-ago world of screwball comedy and serves up some new fun
"...secure it. It's how our hero keeps these numerous plates spinning just a bit longer while he tries to..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Arts Review by Robert Faires

In Creative Hands
How artists shape the ancient medium of clay into works of stunning variety
"...sweet effect is Ryan McKerley. McKerley is adroit at spinning consistently formed pieces day after day. His glazes are..."

May 6, 2005 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Page Two
Endorsements are a pain, but we think they are also a service to our readers.
"...issues, they are dull sessions, similar to the guys spinning stacks of plates on sticks on the old Ed..."

May 3, 2002 Column by Louis Black

One Dish, Two Dish, Red Dish, Blue Dish
"...restaurant's big round table with the Lazy Susan, or spinning plate, sitting in the middle and being fascinated by..."

May 7, 1999 Food Feature

A World in Which All Worlds Fit
"...proceedings. Manuel Herrera's bass rumbles through the floorboards, enchilada plates and cold beer flurry forth from the kitchen, and..."

Dec. 4, 1998 Music Feature by Jay Hardwig

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