Topic is the criminally good streaming service from Kino Lorber and 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 drama (Christian), or a haunting true crime docu-series from the UK (The Missing Children), Topic expands your view of the world.
A botched robbery leaves millions unaccounted for, that is until divorcée, Malou discovers it and immediately makes plans to bail herself out of financial ruin. Meanwhile, the robber’s ex-girlfriend is also on the hunt for the missing cash.
While trying to skirt suspicious inquiries from an old friend, Malou purchases a failing bakery to launder the stolen money. Meanwhile, the imprisoned robber, Steffe tries to reach out to his ex-girlfriend, Liana.
The pressure builds on Malou so she leans on her old friend, Joakim for help. Liana is trying to go about her business when a relative comes to visit– turning her life upside down. Steffe is up to something.
On the lam, Steffe is desperate to track down his missing fortune. A violent assault on the news names Steffe as a suspect and Malou and Liana are terrified. Steffe follows up on a tip that leads him straight into Malou’s circle.
Liana pieces together the signs that have been right under her nose– could it be possible that Malou has had the stolen money all along? Malou’s son, Hugo, bears the weight of knowing what’s hidden in the hot tub.
Despite having a plan, Malou and Liana have to find a way to skirt the nefarious motives and interests of others involved with the stolen money. Malou is confronted by her son and is forced to face the consequences of her actions.