The fourth Arava Film Festival, an open-air film event, will take place today through November 21 in the Negev, next to Tsukim, in the Ashush Natural Reserve, midway between the Dead Sea and the Red Sea. Every night, three feature films will be shown on a large screen with state-of-the-art projection equipment.
The films shown represent the best of contemporary cinema from around the world, and several of the actors, directors and producers who made them will be attending the festival. Seven of these films will participate in a competition, voted on by the festival audiences, the winner of which will receive15,000 euros.
The program will also include two medium- length films produced and shot in the Arava desert in the course of the past year.