Lebowski Fest http://wfpl.org en Sights and Sounds: Once Again, 'Big Lebowski' Fans Celebrate the Cult Classic Film in Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/sights-and-sounds-once-again-big-lebowski-fans-celebrate-cult-classic-film-louisville <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dudes, Walters and more are gathered this weekend in Louisville &nbsp;for<a href="/post/lebowski-fest-rolls-louisville-tonight"> the </a></span><a href="/post/lebowski-fest-rolls-louisville-tonight">13<sup>th</sup></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="/post/lebowski-fest-rolls-louisville-tonight">&nbsp;Lebowski Fest,</a> which pays tribute to the cult-classic 1998 film "The Big Lebowski."</span></p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:14:11 +0000 Jacob Ryan 9757 at http://wfpl.org Sights and Sounds: Once Again, 'Big Lebowski' Fans Celebrate the Cult Classic Film in Louisville Lebowski Fest Rolls On In Louisville Tonight http://wfpl.org/post/lebowski-fest-rolls-louisville-tonight <p>The 13th Lebowski Fest in Louisville gets going this evening at Executive Strike &amp; Spare on Phillips Lane.</p><p>As usual, the two days of festivities include games themed around the 1998 cult classic film "The Big Lebowski," a movie party (tonight) and bands (Saturday afternoon). The festival culminates in Saturday night's bowling party at Strike &amp; Spare.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:52:49 +0000 Joseph Lord 9750 at http://wfpl.org Lebowski Fest Rolls On In Louisville Tonight When a Lebowski Fest Founder Met 'Big Lebowski' co-writer Joel Coen and Frances McDormand http://wfpl.org/post/when-lebowski-fest-founder-met-big-lebowski-co-writer-joel-coen-and-frances-mcdormand <p>For 12 years now, Will Russell and others have put Lebowski&nbsp;Fest—an annual celebration of the 1998 cult favorite film "The Big Lebowski."</p><p>But, until recently, Russell has had virtually no contact with Joel and Ethan Coen, the brother duo who wrote and directed the film, along with others ranging from "Raising Arizona" to Academy Award winners "Fargo" and "No Country for Old Men."</p> Sat, 20 Jul 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 6187 at http://wfpl.org When a Lebowski Fest Founder Met 'Big Lebowski' co-writer Joel Coen and Frances McDormand