An american armed force becomes a close acquaintence with a Japanese man who lost all sense of direction in a backwoods in the region of Mt. Fuji and the two discover a way. Focused on an american (Matthew McConaughey) and a Japanese (Ken Watanabe), who meet in Japan in a puzzling and exceptionally thick woodland, known as the ocean of Trees, where individuals go to submit suicide. In any case, rather to execute themselves, set out on an excursion through the woodland intelligent. in that reflect life and resolute yearning that you reconfirm to live further.