Review: ‘Norwegian Wood’ Gorgeous and Heartbreaking

Longing plays a key role in Tran Anh Hung’s new film "Norwegian Wood," and it’s an emotion with which fans of the Vietnamese-born director have some familiarity.

The filmmaker behind such beautifully crafted and emotionally powerful films as "The Scent of Green Papaya," "Vertical Ray of the Sun" and "Cyclô" has made only five films since 1993, leaving his many admirers constantly wanting for more. (Especially those of us in the United States, where his fourth film, "I Come with the Rain" didn’t even get a release.) Read More...


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