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Auteur Series with Howie Arkans

By November 28, 2023April 21st, 2024No Comments

Join us for the Auteur Series! One Saturday each month, beginning in January through April

Join Howie Arkans And Biff As We Screen And Discuss Iconic Films By The Following Auteurs:

3 pm January 27 – Baby It’s You By John Sayles
3 pm February 24 – Hairspray By John Waters
3 pm March 23 – Lady Bird By Greta Gerwig
3 pm April 20 – Jojo Rabbit By Taiki Waititi

All films are at:
Duffin Theater Lenox High School
197 East Street
Lenox MA 01240


Howard Arkans, MD graduated from Stanford University in1967 and Stanford Medical School in 1970. He practiced Pediatrics for 20 years and then was in medical management for 13 years retiring to the Berkshires in 2003. He has had a keen interest in film since his grandmother took him to see The Jazz Singer (Danny Thomas remake) in 1953 in “Downtown Philadelphia”. In retirement he has taught film for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College for twelve years. He has also been a supporter of BIFF since its inception and looks forward to curating the Auteur Film Series in 2024.