Award-winning Italian cartoonist and animator known for his political and satirical work. His animated films include Allegro Non Troppo and West and Soda.
At twenty years old, he released his first short film, a piece entitled "Tapum! The Weapons' Story."
His best-known cartoon character, "Signor Rossi," appeared in seven short films and three features between 1960 and 1978.
He grew up in Milan, Italy.
He was a contemporary of Walt Disney animator Fred Moore.