Mariana Chenillo was born in Mexico City and studied directing at the Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica. She has directed the short film Mar adentro (04), the feature Nora's Will (08), and contributed segments to the anthology films Revolución (10) and Sucedió en un día (10). Paradise (13) is her latest feature.
Poignant and disarmingly honest, Mexican director Mariana Chenillo’s second feature explores the difficulty of change and our modern obsession with body-type through the story of an overweight couple trying to slim down together.
(Rating: All audiences)