Sweden Uses New Rating System To Screen For Sexist Films

Sweden Uses New Rating System To Screen For Sexist Films
Gaming & Play

The Bechdel Test assesses gender bias by measuring the presence of strong female roles.

Ryan Gerhardt
  • 11 november 2013

The Shawshank Redemption. Good Will Hunting. 12 Angry Men. of these three critically acclaimed films, not one of them would receive an ‘A’ rating based on a review system being implemented in several Swedish cinemas. The rating system in question? The Bechdel Test of course.

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