We all know life is finite, and yet death always seems distant when we are young. 18-year-old Lucca is finishing her last year in grammar school and has already been offered a place to study at the prestigious Harvard Law School; she seems destined for the perfect career as a lawyer like her father. Death rarely crosses Lucca’s mind, even when she gets into legal trouble through a mishap and is sentenced to community service in a hospice. There she meets the free-spirited Val, whose dedication to life gradually inspires Lucca. After the last day of her sentence, Lucca insists on accompanying Val on a road trip to a crematorium, but little does she know she is going on an adventure that will change her life forever….