Ratings systems give you a starting place when examining media – if you understand what the ratings scheme is telling you.
Ratings can be:
We’ll start with PicturyParity’s rating system.
PictureParity’s mission is to help you make informed decisions about what to watch and support with your time and money.
We do this by providing quantitative ratings of movies and TV shows based on their intersectional gender representation onscreen and offscreen.
PictureParity rates on a 10-point scale based on four quantitative criteria:
Are there women in lead roles?
Are the women on screen diverse?
Are women in leadership roles behind the camera?
Are the women behind the scenes diverse?