Two decades ago, Mario Salcedo retired from his job and went on a cruise. He never came back.
Mario wasn’t lost at sea. For more than 20 years, he's been a permanent resident on Royal Caribbean Cruises. You read that right. “Super Mario” has spent more than 7,000 consecutive nights on cruise ships.
This 10-minute film — from the New York Times excellent Op-Docs series — tells his story. Like the best stories, this one is awash in contradiction and complexity.