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Telluride: Jon Stewart, 'Rosewater'

Published September 1, 2014 at 12:23 AM PDT
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Jon Stewart, right, on the set of "Rosewater,"with Gael Garcia Bernal, who plays journalist Maziar Bahari.
Jon Stewart, right, on the set of "Rosewater,"with Gael Garcia Bernal, left, who plays journalist Maziar Bahari.

In our second dispatch from the Telluride Film Festival, "The Frame" host John Horn interviews Jon Stewart. The "Daily Show" host makes his feature directing debut with "Rosewater," the story of Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari (played by Gael Garcia Bernal), who was arrested and tortured while covering Iran's 2009 presidential election.

"The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart talks about the importance of making "Rosewater," his directorial debut that premiered at the Telluride Film Festival.
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