CHAMPIONING WOMEN IN FILM
The F-Rating is awarded to films
1. directed by a woman and/or
2. written by a woman
If the film also features significant women on screen in their own right it is TRIPLE F-Rated
The rating is designed to support and promote women and redress the imbalance in the film industry
WHERE ARE THE WOMEN?
In the top 250 films of 2015 women made up just:
of ALL directors
of ALL writers
of ALL producers
IT’S TIME FOR BETTER FEMALE ROLE MODELS IN FILM, FAIRER FUNDING FOR FEMALE DIRECTORS AND A REALISTIC REPRESENTATION OF 50% OF THE POPULATION ON SCREEN
IMDb has added a new F rating system to recognise the contributions of women in the film industry, as well as movies that feature great, female-fronted storylines... IMDb has announced it has adopted the 'F Rating' - a way of highlighting the films that are inclusive of women in writing and directing roles, as well as offering storylines that pass the Bechdel Test. The F Rating was first created in 2014 by Bath Film Festival's Holly Tarquini. It is designed to highlight...