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 widely-known festivals such as Annecy, Animafest Zagreb, DOK Leipzig, Vienna Shorts, Ars Electronica, Hiroshima, and Slamdance.