Articles by Nikki Baughan

While Man of Steel and The Great Gatsby have memorable female characters, neither passes the Bechdel Test

How Important is the Bechdel Test?

MOVIESCOPE’s former¬†editor Nikki Baughan explains why the Bechdel Test is still an essential tool for examining the lack of gender equality in cinema


Wadjda – Review

‘Set against the backdrop of extreme gender politics, [Wadjda’s] story of a girl and her bike becomes a quest for freedom,’ says Nikki Baughan

World War Z

World War Z – Review

Adapted as a straightforward summer blockbuster, World War Z is a ‘pale imitation’ of Max Brooks’ original novel, says Nikki Baughan