The Divine

Tim Hoover

A film by Tim Hoover, The Divine is a touching and spiritual journey into the life of a deformed eighteen-year-old kid who is left to care for his terminally ill mother.  Hal Conklin of comments, "Developed with a pacing and movement that is both authentic and unexpected, this award-winning short film … gives us a hope that affirms both the beauty and the tragedy of life."  At the Damah Film Festival 2005 The Divine won Best Picture (30-minute category) and the Audience Favorite Award.

THE DIVINE premiered at the Midwest Independent Film Festival on October 4, 2005, earning nominations for multiple Best of the Midwest Awards, including Best Director.