Topic is an ambitious new entertainment & storytelling studio from First Look Media, dedicated to working with creators at the forefront of culture. From Academy Award®-winning films (Spotlight) to television, audio and digital, we explore a wide range of subject matter, both fiction and nonfiction, with an emphasis on stories of consequence. On Topic.com we focus our efforts on visual and audio stories programmed around monthly themes. Our approach – challenging, compelling and unconventional – reflects our commitment to discovering and amplifying independent new voices, and supporting established ones.

You can follow us everywhere: On Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo, iTunes, and YouTube.

Pitch Us

We’d love to hear from you. Here’s more information on how to pitch video or pitch photography & illustration. For tips on pitching stories for our newsletter, go here. General queries can be sent to pitchme@topic.com

Work With Us

Interested in joining team Topic? View our job listings.


SVP, EditorialAnna HolmesEmail
Executive EditorReyhan HarmanciEmail
Editor, Photography & VisualsCaroline SmithEmail
Deputy, Photography & VisualsDavid BarredaEmail
Managing EditorMadeline Leung Coleman
Executive Producer, ProductionJennie BedusaEmail
Editor, Social & DiscoveryGabriel BoylanEmail
Deputy, Social & DiscoveryMan BartlettEmail
Director of Programming, Non-FictionJeff Seelbach
Video Producer/EditorMahalia CohenEmail

Topic Studios

SVP, Programming & ContentLisa Leingang
SVP, ProductionJason Fisher
VP, Film & AcquisitionsRyan Heller
VP, DigitalMona PanchalEmail
Executive Producer, ProductionJennie BedusaEmail
Director, Scripted ProgrammingKate Zabinsky
Executive Producer, Podcasts Leital MoladEmail
Senior Manager, FilmTalia Cohen
Senior Coordinator, Scripted Programming & FilmSam Champtaloup
EVP, Chief Communications OfficerJeannie KedasEmail