Gustavo Tarrío is a theater director, filmmaker and scriptwriter. He has worked in multiple different disciplines, combining film, theater and television. His pieces were initially performed in unconventional places like factories or in public. Some of his most important pieces include Afuera, Kuala Lumpur (with the Grupo Sanguíneo company), the movie Una canción coreana (2013) premiered at Bacifi and the plays El vestido de mamá (2016) and La Guiada (2017), premiered at the Cervantes National Theater in Buenos Aires.
Mariano Blatt is one of Argentina’s great young poets, as well as being the editor and co-founder of Blatt & Ríos, one of Argentina’s most prestigious independent publishers, which has published books by authors such as César Aira, Fabián Casas and Rodolfo Fogwill. He has written Increíble (El niño Stanton) and El Pibe de Oro (Colección Chapita), as well as several short stories. He is a poetry and music programmer for the Ciudad Emergente Festival and, in 2015, Mansalva published a selection of his poems under the title Mi juventud unida.