Movie: Paradies: Hoffnung(2013) The final installment in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy, 'Paradise: Hope' tells the story of overweight thirteen-year-old Melanie and her first love. While her mother travels to Kenya ('Paradise: Love') and her aunt does missionary work ('Paradise: Faith'), Melanie spends her summer vacation at a strict diet camp for overweight adolescents. Between physical education and nutrition counseling, pillow fights and her first cigarette, Melanie falls in love with the camp director, a doctor forty years her senior. As the doctor struggles with the guilty nature of his desire, Melanie had imagined her paradise differently. Written byAnonymous
|Release Date||2 August 2013 (UK)|
|Production Companies||Ulrich Seidl Film Produktion GmbH, Tatfilm, Coproduction Office|
Maria Hofstätter...Tante Melanie...