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.
When the 9-year-old daughter of the Zeuthen family, who own shipping giant Zeeland, is kidnapped, Sarah leads the hunt. The kidnapping becomes a hot-button issue in the election campaign for Prime Minister Kristian Kamper.
Following a shocking death, it becomes clear what Emilie’s kidnapper’s motives really are. The Zeuthen family demand more action and all available resources from the police. Sarah tries to improve her working relationship with ex-lover Matthias.
Sarah and Matthias must choose between following the kidnapper’s instructions or devising their own plan, which could put Emilie’s life at further risk. New evidence points to a link between Emilie’s kidnapping and an old murder case.
The kidnapper continues to demand his debt be paid, but Sarah must figure out what the debt is and how it needs to be repaid. Emilie’s father, Robert Zeuthen, accepts a proposal by the kidnapper. The prime minister makes a dramatic decision.