Paraíso | 2015

Drama, Foreign
After they move to Mexico City, Carmen and Alfredo go on a weight loss program. But when only one slims down, it affects their relationship.


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Childhood sweethearts Carmen and Alfredo live a quiet life in a sleepy suburb outside of Mexico City. When Alfredo is offered a promotion, the duo move to the bustling metropolis. For Carmen, it is a real challenge for her as up until now she has not really worried about the fact that she and Alfredo are both overweight. After overhearing remarks about their size at a company party, she decides it is time to make a change and urges Alfredo to join her in a weight-loss program. But when only one of them actually starts to slim down, a rift emerges in their relationship. Based on the novel "Paraíso" written by Julieta Arévalo Contreras.