Domani si balla!
(Tomorrow We Dance, 1982) by Maurizio Nichetti
This forgotten film is a sci-fi comedy that predates Cocoon
(1985): some aliens are spreading dancing fever on the Earth, throught a strange hypnotic music. Two unlikely TV journalists investigate about the retirement home where the contagion began.
Maurizio Nichetti is one of the most original Italian comedians, since his style is deeply influenced by Jacques Tati and cartoons (he worked for many years as a gagman for Bruno Bozzetto, also appearing in Allegro non troppo
First time ever in home video, this DVD features English subtitles and several bonus, including a storyboard comparison and a photogallery. You can find it on Amazon.it