Santiago ‘Bou’ Grasso (1979, Buenos Aires) graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, National University of La Plata (UNLP). He is an animation filmmaker, illustrator and comic book author. As an animator, he has participated in seven animated feature-film productions, both in Argentina and internationally. With his animated shorts La cara de la Luna (2005), El pájaro y el hombre (2006), Hola? (2007) he toured the festivals, receiving more than 100 international awards, especially with his multi-awarded film The Employment (El Empleo, 2008). He currently lives in San Carlos de Bariloche, Patagonia, Argentina, working as a freelance illustrator and making independent animation.