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.
Undercover homicide detectives pose as a married couple looking to start a new life in a seaside town where residents distrust police. While trying to maintain cover, the detectives investigate the murder of a German surfer.
Detectives Helene and Thomas are quickly thrust into their undercover roles as a married couple. The pair get acquainted with the town’s most prominent personalities and begin to stitch together clues.
The positive identification of the murder weapon leads Thomas down a rabbit hole of World War II memorabilia collectors. While Thomas' pursuit turns up solid leads in the case, it also leads him straight into danger.