The Miracle / Miraklet

Simon Staho (DK, 2014)

Miraklet (Simon Staho, DK/IE, 2014)
Foto: Patrick Redmond

A former dancer returns for the first time in years to his childhood village to attend his mother's funeral. He discovers that the love of his youth still lives there, trapped in an unhappy marriage with the town priest. The dancer and his former lover secretly resume their liaison and slowly rekindle their old love.


Basic information

Danish titleMiraklet
DirectorSimon Staho
Director of PhotographySebastian Winterø
EditorKasper Leick
Production designerFiona Daly
Danish theatrical release05.06.2014
Production countryDenmark/Ireland
Dialogue languageDanish
Duration90 min.
Production companyZentropa Entertainments30
Finance(DK) Danish Film Institute; (IR) Irish Film Board; (DK) Zentropa Entertainments5 ApS; (DK) Danmarks Radio, TV-Drama; (SE) Sveriges Television, Fiktion; (DK) Nordisk Film & TV Fond; (DK) SF Film A/S / Filmcompagniet; (SE) Film i Väst
Domestic distribution SF Film A/S
International saleTrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / DK-2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / /
Festival informationTo be announced
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Full credits

Simon StahoDirection
Rie HedegaardCasting
Simon StahoScreenplay
Peter BirroScreenplay
Tristan Orpen LynchCo-producer
Anne Katrine AndersenPost Producer
Sebastian WinterøDirector of Photography
Kasper LeickEditor
Production design
Fiona DalyProduction designer
Kathy StrachanKey costumer
Rune PalvingSound design
Hans MøllerSound design
Sonja RichterJohanna
Emma Sehested HøegUng Johanna
Allan HydeUng Jakob
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Awards and nominations

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Award Year Festivals
Best Actor:
Peter Plaugborg
2013 Montreal World Film Festival 2013

Festival screenings

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Festivals Festival date
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 15-04-2015
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 06-11-2014
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 16-10-2014
Transilvania International Film Festival 30-05-2014
Chicago International Film Festival 10-10-2013
Montreal World Film Festival 22-08-2013

Simon Staho

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Reviews and articles

Interview (Ekstra Bladet - Kastrup, 7 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (BT - Lind Larsen, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Berlingske Tidende - Sauntved, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Ekstra Bladet - Ørsted, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Information - Christensen, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten - Sommer Boysen, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Politiken - Sonne, 5 June 2014)

Artikel (BT - Høy, 5 June 2014)

Anmeldelse (Kristeligt Dagblad - Hermansen, 4 June 2014)

Artikel (Politiken, 9 August 2013)

Artikel (Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten - Enggaard, 16 July 2013)

Artikel (Politiken - Thorsen, 25 March 2011)

Artikel (Ekstra Bladet - Ørsted, 24 March 2011)

Artikel (Berlingske Tidende - Ritzau, 21 March 2011)

Artikel (Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten - Ritzau, 19 March 2011)

Artikel (Metroexpress - Ritzau, 18 March 2011)

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