Offering a fascinating insight into the lives and choices of closeted professional athletes, MARIO tells the story of two teammates, Mario and Leon, who find themselves in an unexpected love affair as they both look to advance their careers as professional soccer players. As their relationship grows, and rumors begin to spread in the locker room and beyond, Mario is faced with the choice: does he risk his fame as a soccer star or the only man he’s truly loved?

In Swiss-German and German with English subtitles

2018, Switzerland, 119 minutes, Directed by Marcel Gisler
Cast: Max Hubacher, Aaron Altaras, Jessy Moravec, Jürg Plüss