Jodie Foster for "The Beaver"

Special | 3m

Jodie Foster talks with Patrick Stoner about directing Mel Gibson as a bipolar, suicidal man who uses a hand puppet to cope with his societal estrangement in "The Beaver" (side note: Patrick Stoner's WHYY colleague Terry Gross of FRESH AIR has a cameo in the film)

Aired: 05/03/11

Rating: NR

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