Balkan Dox

Eyes and Horns


South Korea, Germany, United States
2021 — 6 min / Colour



Exploration of masculinity begins with the Minotaur, a mythical creature Picasso used to portray himself in his etching print series. The Minotaur goes through a violent struggle between being male and female. Finally, lines blur and boundaries of sexes disappear.

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Directors' Biography

Chaerin Im (born 1994 in Seoul) is an experimental filmmaker from South Korea who explores gender issues and sexual imagery with the use of craftsmanship and distinctive materials. She graduated from Seoul National University's Visual Communication Design BFA program (2017) and earned an MFA degree from the CalArts Experimental Animation MFA program (2020). Her films have been accepted to various festivals such as Annecy, DOK Leipzig, Hiroshima, and Slamdance.

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Chaerin Im


Chaerin Im

Fabian Driehorst


Chaerin Im


Chaerin Im

Fabian Driehorst


Karie Jacobson

Drew Kowalski

Screenings & Awards

VIS, Vienna, Austria, 2021

Annecy IAFF, France, 2021

Ann Arbor FF, United States, 2021

Animafest, Zagreb, Croatia, 2021