Here’s Buzzfeed covering the studio’s not quite repudiation of Card’s hateful views.
What is the studio supposed to say? They invested many millions in what might be a good movie, but is based on a disgustingly hateful person’s vision. I am apt to give artists a pass on moral issues such as a weakness for drugs, sex, reckless behavior, … But individual hatred, active membership in a sect that promotes hatred, and serving on the board of a hate group is inexcusable. Card deserves no readers and a company that films his work deserves no patrons.
There are far too many great works by artists who are not voluntary symbols of hatred. We are all flawed, but a responsible person draws the line well short of supporting someone like Card. Send your time and money on a copy of “The Left Hand of Darkness”, “Childhood’s End”, anything by Stanislaw Lem, or any of a number of other worthy artists and works.