Welcome to the Staunch Test

The quick and easy way to rate films and TV dramas for violence to women.

If a film, TV single drama or series features a woman who is beaten, stalked, sexually exploited, raped, murdered, or otherwise abused, that’s a  Staunch Test Fail

No violence to a woman?  Staunch Test Pass

Violence to a woman handled in a challenging or critical way? Maybe it’s a Staunch Test Debate (Maybe…)

But we also make the connection between the ways that depicting violence against women on screen can impact on women in real life. Download our free ebook to find out more.

Find out more here!
Get a free ebook about the wider impact of violence against women in films and TV drama here!
Check out the Staunch Test Database here!

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