Name a Movie That Passes Bechdel Test

Named after Alison Bechdel, author of comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For where the test originated from, it is used as a tool to show whether are women represented in movies actively.

For movie to pass the test, it has to answer positively to the following questions:

  1. Are there two or more women in it?
  2. Do they talk to each other?
  3. Do they talk to each other about something other than a man?


According to Wikipedia, only half of movies meet the requirements.

We don’t pay attention to simple signs in movies, games or news articles, that shows as how are some parts of the society represented. If women, a majority on this planet, is not that big of a deal, then you can imagine what happens with other marginalized groups, such as LGBT community, people with a disability, minorities…


* Featured image is screenshot from this YouTube video.


This text was translated to English while watching bad movie.
Sorry for the inconvenience.
By the way, I daily summarize my tweets and other online engagement, making a longer form of my thoughts.

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