What is the Bechdel Test?

Posted on March 11, 2016. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Have you ever watched a romantic comedy and thought, do these women talk about anything other than men?

Let me introduce you to the Bechdel Test. This test analyzes female characters in film and will “pass” the Bechdel test if:

  1. The movie has at least two (named) women in it,
  2. Who talk to each other,
  3. About something besides a man


a little chaos magic mike xxl ricki and the flash miss you already danish girl


macbeth creed black mass irrational man goosebumps

For more information go to http://bechdeltest.com/


Make a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Liked it here?
Why not try sites on the blogroll...

%d bloggers like this: