THE BOOK OF LIFE
JORGE R. GUTIERREZ (Director, Screenplay) was born in delicious Mexico City and
raised in eclectic Tijuana. He attended CalArts, where Gutierrez received his
BFA and MFA in Experimental Animation under Jules Engel. For his thesis film,
Gutierrez created the CG short Carmelo, which won the 2001 Student Emmy Award
and was screened at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival. In 2001 Guitierrez created El
Macho, his first web series, for Sony Pictures Digital.
Gutierrez has designed characters for several animated series including Mucha
Lucha for Warner Bros., The Buzz on Maggie for Disney and MAD for Warner Bros.
and Cartoon Network. He has also written for various shows at Disney,
Scholastic, Warner Bros. and Nickelodeon.
In 2005, Gutierrez and his longtime collaborator, muse and wife Sandra Equihua,
created the multiple Emmy and Annie winning series El Tigre, The Adventures of
Manny Rivera for Nickelodeon.
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