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A woman looks at her phone in a hotel lobby. Behind her, we see other guests sitting.

The Miracle [short film]

  Nienke Deutz

  Belgium, The Netherlands, France     15 minutes


Irma, a 40-year-old woman surrounded by families, tries to find comfort in her solitary life in a hotel called The Miracle. Crafted with an inventive physical animation technique, this funny and frank short explores the complicated terrain of finding happiness as a single adult.

This film screens as part of the Shorts 2: Animation – Desires program.


 Dutch, English with subtitles