Bruno Bozzettoￂﾠ(born 3 March 1938 inￂﾠMilan,ￂﾠItaly) is an Italianￂﾠcartoonￂﾠanimator, creator of many short pieces, mainly of apoliticalￂﾠorￂﾠsatiricalￂﾠnature. He created his first animated short "Tapum! the weapons' story" in 1958 at the age of 20. His most famous character, a hapless little man named "Signor Rossi" (Mr. Rossi), has been featured in many animated shorts as well as starring in three feature films:ￂﾠMr. Rossi Looks for Happinessￂﾠ(1976),ￂﾠMr. Rossi's Dreamsￂﾠ(1977), andￂﾠMr. Rossi's Vacationￂﾠ(1977).