Mario (Petermann) is a 10-year-old autistic boy who is mute and hard of hearing. He has an 18-year-old brother whom he admires greatly. One day, Simon (Reddy) becomes involved with a woman and, as a result, their relationship becomes strained. Mario finds himself without his brother and his parents who are always watching over their island during the tourist season.
One of the major research interests of ETHProfessorViola Vogel and her senior assistant Mario C ... Vogel and Benn, by contrast, are focusing on the extracellular matrix (ECM), a fibrous structure that surrounds body cells ... This leads to the formation of an unnaturally planar ECM," Vogel explains ... The method used by Vogel and Benn is quite different.