Eyes and Horns

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.

Director 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.


Chaerin Im


South Korea


No Dialogue




6 min.


Friday, 15 September 20:45 - 21:55 / Kijkhuis 2
70 min.
Saturday, 16 September 15:45 - 16:55 / Kijkhuis 1
70 min.

Also in this session

1. Eyes and Horns
Chaerin Im, 6 min.
2. Becoming Male in the Middle Ages
Isadora Neves Marques, 22 min.
3. Anxious Body
Yoriko MIZUSHIRI, 6 min.
4. Cicada
Daewoen Yoon, 17 min.
5. Carne
Camila Kater, 12 min.