email print share on facebook share on twitter share on google+

MARIO

by Marcel Gisler

synopsis

Mario has fallen in love for the first time, with Leon, the new striker from Germany, who could pose a threat to Mario’s chances of advancing to the premier league. Before long, their relationship is discovered by their team members and rumours begin to spread. Mario realises this jeopardizes his career as a professional football player, but he does not want to lose Leon at any price. He has to make a decision.

original title: Mario
country: Switzerland
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Marcel Gisler
film run: 119'
release date: PL 1/06/2018, FR 1/08/2018
screenplay: Marcel Gisler, Thomas Hess
cast: Max Hubacher, Aaron Altaras, Jessy Moravec, Jürg Plüss, Doro Müggler, Andreas Matti, Scherwin Amini, Fabrizio Borsani, Julian Koechlin, Gabriel Noah Maurer
cinematography by: Sophie Maintigneux
film editing: Thomas Bachmann
art director: Kathrin Brunner
music: Michael Duss, Christian Schlumpf, Martin Skalsky
producer: Rudolf Santschi
co-producer: Theres Scherer-Kollbrunner
production: Triluna Film AG, Carac Film, SRF - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Teleclub AG
distributor: Frenetic Films, Epicentre Films