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The following essay by Michelangelo Antonioni—part of the original publicity materials for L’AVVENTURA—is read by Jack Nicholson, who worked with the director on THE PASSENGER.
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Actor Jack Nicholson reminisces in 2001 about collaborating with director Michelangelo Antonioni.
The following piece, produced by Éditions Montparnasse in 2004 and reedited by Criterion, features an analysis in three parts by filmmaker Olivier Assayas.
Professor David Bordwell applies his analysis of film language to Michelangelo Antonioni’s L’AVVENTURA, illustrating how the director uses careful staging and methodical framing to keep us guessing about his characters’ feelings and motivations.