Has gender bias in film gotten so bad that movies need to come with a warning? Some Swedish cinemas think so. Some theaters in the country are instituting a rating system to call attention to lack of female representation in film.
In order to get a passing rating, the film must pass the Bechdel test, meaning it must have two named female characters who speak to each other about something other than a man. The test has been around for a while, inspired by American cartoonist Alison Bechdel, who wrote Continue Reading