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6,547 Ratings


Italy, 1960
Drama, Mystery


A young woman mysteriously disappears on a yachting trip to a remote volcanic island in the Mediterranean. Her disaffected lover and best friend embark on an illicit affair while they search for her.

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L'avventura Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1960 | Winner: Jury Prize

BFI London Film Festival

1960 | Winner: Sutherland Trophy

BAFTA Awards

1961 | 2 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1961 | 3rd place: Best Foreign Language Film

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