Butch Up!

Lee Yu-jin
South Korea

Rich Mix

30 April



Mi-hae, the lead vocalist in a band, has just been dumped by her girlfriend and band. Miserable, she cannot get herself to sing her old band’s most popular hit, Oppa’s Girl, but then she meets Chaechae, a transgender TV celebrity.

Lee Yu-jin

Born in 1991, Lee Yu-jin majored in film directing in Korea National University of Arts. In 2020, her first short film, A GOOD MOTHER, became the most talked about queer film of the year in Korea. Lee has been working on projects of various genres with LGBTQ+ themes. BUTCH UP! is her third short film.