Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
An accomplished dressmaker named Tilly Dunnage (Kate Winslet) returns to her backwoods hometown in 1950s Australia, which she fled at a young age after she was accused of murdering a boy. While running a local dress shop, Tilly investigates the murder mystery that ruined her life, and plans her revenge on those responsible. Liam Hemsworth, Hugo Weaving, Sarah Snook, and Judy Davis co-star. Directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse and adapted from the novel of the same name by Rosalie Ham, The Dressmaker received its world premiere at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.
Australia, backwoods, dressmaker, glamour, hometown, mother, revenge, secrets, woman