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.
As a mysterious and deadly pandemic begins to spread, a group of residents in the outskirts of a large US city are thrown into chaos, including a conflicted criminal, a disillusioned paramedic, and a grieving mother looking for answers.
Just as she’s being released from prison, Maya gets into a car accident involving a couple who are bleeding black blood. When she brings her injured driver to the hospital, it becomes apparent that something horrible is happening on the outside.
After a home burglary gone wrong, a couple finds themselves trapped with their robbers. It’s not so easy to leave when there’s an airborne infection outside the door and one thief’s conscience gets in the way of his crime.
When a grieving mother realizes she’s been infected, she decides to take care of some unfinished business. She’s going to learn the truth about what happened to her daughter, even if it’s the last thing she does.
Two paramedics are overwhelmed by the constant death caused by the pandemic, but when one of them watches an old family friend succumb to the infection, she starts to question her purpose. Will she find it again?