Therefore David Lynch puts itself at the job and writing "
Ronnie Rocket ", trying at any price to find an associate.
They will drop this project which besides was still not turned.
Lynch receives a scenario sent by a producer called Jonathan Sanger.
This scenario is called: " Elephant man ". As for the
old project, it is difficult to find a support but by seek they
will find a certain Mel Brooks who, after the visionnage of Eraserhead,
arises completely fascinated.
will go to England during one year, and will notice the tended
climate of the large productions (with Eraserhead, the team of
film amounted on the fingers of the hand!) Thus, like we all know,
"Elephant man" becomes a film worship!
of film :
It is in 1884, in London that Frederick Treves (surgeon) discovers
the man-elephant. Treves succeeds in bringing back John Merrick
to London Hospital to make him pass from the examinations.