Topic is the boundary-pushing streaming service from First Look Entertainment for thrillers, mysteries, dramas and documentaries from around the world, serving viewers who crave entertainment beyond the mainstream. Whether it’s a Nordic-noir crime thriller (The Killing), an Italian supernatural political drama (The Miracle), or a mind-blowing paranormal mystery from Russia (Dead Mountain), Topic expands your view of the world.
Former detective, Hjerson’s mother has just died. He boards a ferry to his hometown where he meets Klara, a TV producer. A mysterious murder occurs aboard the vessel and the unlikely pair launch an investigation.
Much to the ferry crew’s displeasure, Hjerson and Klara continue to investigate the mysterious murder of a passenger. Just as they settle in on a prime suspect, a tragic event throws Hjerson and Klara off course.
On the beach in Hjerson’s hometown, a man donning a chicken costume has been brutally beaten and then suddenly disappears. Hjerson and Klara follow tracks to a location that brings back distant memories for Hjerson.