'Shomer Fucking Shabbos': How 'The Big Lebowski' Bummed Its Way Into Cult Status

‘The Big Lebowski’ has spawned countless memes, festivals and even a religion. A leader of the scene tells Haaretz how he stumbled upon The Dude, and what the film taught him about Judaism

Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Go to comments
Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, and Steve Buscemi in 'The Big Lebowski.'
Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, and Steve Buscemi in 'The Big Lebowski.'Credit: אי־פי
Nettanel Slyomovics
Nettanel Slyomovics
Fans dressed like The Dude at a Lebowski Fest in Louisville, Kentucky.Credit: Greg Andrews