The brainchild of Alison Bechdel, this test evaluates the depiction of women in a work of fiction with a simple three-step questionnaire.
1. Are there at least two women characters?
2. Do they talk to each other?
3. Do they talk about something besides a man?
It sounds easy, but a lot of stories out there don’t pass. For fun, let’s quickly go through the ten Best Picture nominees for the last Oscars.