bechdel.io

Software Engineer at Best Buy

I am
Joe Karlsson

What is the
Bechdel Test?

Allow me to MANSPLAIN

it to you

  1. Film includes at least TWO WOMEN

  2. who have at least one conversation

  3. about something OTHER THAN A MAN

Before
You
Judge ...

Is not

a perfect
test

Your fav movie isn't bad if it doesn't pass the test

Examines under- and misrepresentation of women in film

Check it out at

How HECK
does it
work?

  1. 1 ) Breaks up scenes
  2. 2) Identify gender
  3. 3) 2 or more woman in scene?
  4. 4) Did they talk about a man

1.

2.

Lessons Learned

Patriarchal words are deeply ingrained in our vocabulary

My app does not [currently] work with transgender characters

Lots of cool opportunities
in the
DIGITAL HUMANITIES

^^ This is the CTO of NPM ^^

Interested in contributing?

plz HMU

bechdel.io

By Joe Karlsson

bechdel.io

Find out if your favorite film passes the test at bechdel.io

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