We’ve literally just been sent the very first image from Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster’s new movie from Summit Entertainment which is called ‘The Beaver’.  The movie is also directed by Foster and features a cast which includes Anton Yelchin, Jennifer Lawrence, Cherry Jones.

Synopsis: Two-time Academy Award® winner Jodie Foster directs and co-stars with two-time Academy Award® winner Mel Gibson in THE BEAVER – an emotional story about a man on a journey to re-discover his family and re-start his life.
Plagued by his own demons, Walter Black was once a successful toy executive and family man who now suffers from depression.  No matter what he tries, Walter can’t seem to get himself back on track…until a beaver hand puppet enters his life.

Summit also bring us news that the first trailer for the movie will be released tomorrow so keep your eyes peeled for that one.We’ve also had a poster for the movie which you can see here.

The beaver is released in the US Spring 2011 and it looks like we’ll be getting it here in the UK 11th February.