Mario

Mario

Fresh from Germany, skilled Leon joins a professional football team in Switzerland, where he meets blond, handsome Mario. As they train, have fun, and score together, the two young men bond with... More
2h4m Switzerland 2018
Subtitles
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Tags
Gay Romance Coming-of-Age Lust Europe Movies

Synopsis

Fresh from Germany, skilled Leon joins a professional football team in Switzerland, where he meets blond, handsome Mario. As they train, have fun, and score together, the two young men bond with each other in a way they never expected to. Soon, their relationship would cause the rest of the teammates to talk, and even get themselves in trouble. Being truly in love for the very first time in his life, what is Mario to do?

"This is a heartfelt and human drama with the texture of truth and characters to care about."-Cath Clarke, The Guardian

100% Rotten Tomatoes rating!

When it’s me and you against the world, would you go offside for me?

Details

Country
Switzerland
Language
Swiss GermanGerman
Director
Marcel Gisler
Cast
Max HubacherAaron AltarasJessy Moravec
Awards
Swiss Film Prize 2018 - Best Actor, Best Performance in a Supporting Role, Swiss Film Prize 2018 - 4 Nominations including Best Film, FilmOut San Diego LGBT Film Festival 2018 - Best International Feature
Review
Authentic and moving

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