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World Premiere Synopsis Program Note
An elementary school teacher, Sun-mi is a patient with congenital absence of the vagina, which means she has no vagina and womb. Since childhood, she has been hiding her disease and living inside a bubble to protect herself from society. One day, Sun-mi goes on a blind date and believes that she has finally found her Mr. Right. Would that man be the one she can spend the rest of her life with happily ever after?
A musical that deals with the subject of the female body and identity in the form of a romance narrative. Sunmi used to be brimming with femininity as a young girl, but has been reduced to a shadow of her former self ever since being diagnosed with vaginal agenesis. The more she tries to hide her feelings, the more tragic they become, and so Sun-mi pours her heart into a song in an earnest attempt to express herself. The formal aesthetics of creating a textured flow of emotions through animation inserts, melody of the song and cross cuts is what stands out in this film, more so than the actual message of the film. [JEONG Minah]
HEO Na-yunHEO Na-yun
She is studying at Dept. of Broadcasting, the Korean National University of Arts.