A while back we reported that gay Dallas filmmaker Israel Luna’s “Ticked-Off Trannies with Knives!”— which will be the subject of a feature story in Friday’s Voice — had been selected for the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival. But today comes word that GLAAD has issued a call to action demanding that the film be pulled from the festival. Why? I’ll let you read it for yourself. I’ve also left a message with Luna to get his take. My guess is he’ll be thrilled to have the free publicity.
UPDATE: Here’s a link to the story from our print edition, in which some of these issues are addressed.