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Jorge Gutierrez
Biography
Gutierrez directed and co-wrote Fox’s The Book of Life, produced by Guillermo Del Toro, for which he garnered a 2014 Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. He also wrote and directed the Emmy Award-nominated Son of Jaguar VR short for Google Spotlight Stories. Along with his wife and muse, Sandra Equihua, they created the multiple Annie and Emmy Award-winning animated television series El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera for Nickelodeon. Currently, he is He and his production company Mexopolis just signed a new deal with Netflix that calls for Jorge to write, direct, and produce new animated films, series and interactive projects across preschool, kids & family and adult animation.