Articles about 'bechdel test'

All singing, all dancing, all rather toxic

D H Kelly enjoys the brilliant comic songs in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend but is disappointed by the show’s treatment of mental ill health and its reliance on toxic heteronormative romantic messages

D H Kelly // 25 March 2017

Categories: Reviews, Television

Bechdel Testing Theatre

Beth Watson of Bechdel Theatre wants to hear your conversations for a new project

Guest Blogger // 16 December 2016

Categories: Blog

Little women, big stories: Bechdel Test Fest’s March strand

March just keeps on giving and I would like to make an addition to my previous feminist films post. It’s been 30 years since Alison Bechdel came up with ‘The...

Ania Ostrowska // 4 March 2015

Categories: Blog

New feature: failing to perform

A couple of weeks ago, I posted a call for features for the theatre section. I’ve just posted the first of these, in which Max Smiles analyses the last 50...

Megan Stodel // 18 January 2014

Categories: Blog

Failing to perform

Max Smiles applies the Bechdel Test to theatre in London and finds too few productions make the grade

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Categories: Features, Theatre

Call for television reviewers

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Holly Combe // 17 April 2013

Categories: Blog

Angelina Jolie replaces Tom Cruise in spy thriller

Angelina Jolie has replaced Tom Cruise as the star of new spy film Edwin A Salt. According to BBC Online, Tom Cruise had a long-standing connection to Edwin A Salt....

Mel J // 14 August 2008

Categories: Blog

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