- Born in milan on 8 march 1948.
- Graduates in architecture at “Politecnico di Milano”.
- Studies mime at “Piccolo Teatro”, where he works as actors for two theatrical seasons.
- 1971/1978 works at Bruno Bozzetto's studio first as screenwriter then as director on 4 animated feature films, various short films, spots and industrial films.
- 1975 set up the mime and theatrical company “Quellidigrock”.
- 1979 shoots Ratataplan, his first movie, as director, screewriter and actor.

Together with his cinematographic activity, wich include 10 movies within 20 years he continues to engage various different activities.

- From 1978 to 1985 organizes and directs 11 international convention for “IBM Italia”.
- Shoots more than an hundred commercials.
- From 1996 to 1999 works in the Menagment board of “Cinecittà Holding”.
- Takes part in various international film juries, among which: 1998 Berlin, 1999 Cannes, 2002 Montreal.
- In the accademic years 2005 and 2006 hold classes of 30 hours at “Università Cattolica di Milano” in “Scrittura per lo Spettacolo”, part of the master's degree in Philosophy and Letters.
- Since 2013 holds, every year, a workshop of Direction at IULM of Milan.
- Since 2014 holds the position of Artistic Director at “Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia” of Milan.
- Since 2000 writes the column “A Scuola di Cinema” for the monthly magazine CIAK.
- From 2005 to 2010 works as Aritistic Director for “Trento Film Festival”, international meeting about mountain films, exploration and adventure.

1979L'ALTRA DOMENICAwith Renzo Arbore: rubrica GASAD
1984QUO VADIZ?13 prime time show for Mediaset
1985/1986PISTA? 54 prime time afternoon on RAI 1
2003MAMMAMIA! 30 episodes, 8 minutes long for RAI 2
2006 NEVE & GLIZ52 one minute stories for Turin 2006
2008DOTTOR CLOWNTV movie for Canale 5: written and directed
2009TEEN DAYS26 half-hours of animation for RAI 1
2010AGATA E ULISSETV movie for Canale 5: written and directed

After having worked, in the beginning, with "Piccolo Teatro" of Milan and the cooperative "QUELLIDIGROCK", comes back frequently to the theatrical direction.

1997Sinfonia Fantasticawith Banda Osiris
1999Il Barbiere di Siviglia Lyric direction, Santa Chiara of Trento
2002 Le pillole d'Ercoleregiadirector, Compagnia Micheli - Boccoli
2001Il Domino NeroLyric direction, Teatro Pergolesi of Iesi
2005Le sorelle Materassidirector, Compagnia Malfatti - Marchini
2006Tootstieregiadirector, Compagna Columbro Noschese Garinei
2007Il Paese dei campanellioperetta: Trieste Teatro Verdi
2008Cincillàoperetta: Trieste Teatro Verdi
2008Il Paese dei Campanellioperetta: Ente Arena of Verona
2009Cincillàoperetta: Ente Arena di Verona
2011La Veritàdirector, Compagnia Massimo Dapporto
2014Don PasqualeLyric direction, Teatro Sociale di Trento

1974Il Signor Rossi cerca la felicità animation - screenplay
1975 I sogni del Signor Rossi animation - screenplay
1975 Allegro non troppo animation - screenplay
1976Le vacanze del Signor Rossi animation - screenplay
1979RATATAPLAN written, directed and played
1980HO FATTO SPLASHwritten, directed and played
1982DOMANI SI BALLAwritten, directed and played
1985IL BI E IL BAwritten and directed
1988 LADRI DI SAPONETTEwritten, directed, produced and played
1990VOLERE VOLAREwritten, directed, produced and played
1993STEFANO QUANTESTORIEwritten, directed, produced and played
1994PALLA DI NEVE written and directed
1996LUNA E L'ALTRAwritten, directed, produced and played
2001HONOLULU BABYwritten, directed and played

1971 Oppio per Oppio di Bruno Bozzetto - written and played.
1975 La cabina di Bruno Bozzetto - written and played.
1978Magic Showwritten, directed, produced and played
1987Gag Jazzwritten, directed and played
1988Le cauchemar d'un inventeurwritten, directed and played