Controversial star skips press conference, photo call
Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster share a moment
Mel Gibson, who surprised many by showing up at the Cannes premiere of "The Beaver," talks to co-star/director Jodie Foster.
The Cannes crowd reportedly gave the film, and Gibson, a lengthy standing ovation.
Read Drew McWeeny's review of the film from SXSW here, and see Daniel Fienberg's take on it here.