a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted
to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion
is marked by the tragic death of their best friend years before. Toru
begins to adapt to campus life and the loneliness and isolation he faces there,
but Naoko finds the pressures and responsibilities of life unbearable. As
she retreats further into her own world, Toru finds himself reaching out to
others and drawn to a fiercely independent and sexually liberated young woman.
poignant story of one college student’s romantic coming-of-age, Norwegian
Wood takes us to that distant place of a young man’s first,
hopeless, and heroic love. Download and start listening now!