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.
Julien is happily unemployed and living at his mom’s house. When she sets up a job interview for him at his old school, he runs into his ex-girlfriend Marie, who has some shocking news for him: they have a 15-year-old son.
Jacques, the high school student Julien smoked weed with, turns out to be his son. When Jacques rips him off on a drug deal, Julien tracks him down and uses the deal to get closer to him. They both end up in trouble.
Julien and Jacques start hanging out. As much as Julien tries to play the responsible dad, they’re much more like teenage best friends. Marie is not happy. Meanwhile, Julien’s mom finds out the truth about the job interview.
When Jacques’s friend Benoit is caught with weed, Julien and Marie go to have a talk with his parents. Benoit’s mom seduces Julien and the two start an awkward affair that ends up out in the open, literally.