Stet by Ria Bacon

Saturday, November 27, 2004

Bruno Bozzetto - Champion animator

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This is Bozzetto's hilarious take on how the Italians differ from the rest of Europe. I particularly like the cafe scene where you hear how many ways you can order your coffee. They know no shame in being fussy - on the contrary, it's a sign of fine culture and good taste.

Un cappucco scuro senza schuima, Mario!

For those who want to know exactly what to order, here's a helpful guide for beginners.

For another of Bozzetto's masterpieces, this time on driving in Italy, see here.