Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Bilcock, Jill, editor of moving image work.
Broad Green Pictures (Firm), publisher.
Davis, Judy, 1956- actor.
Film Art Media, production company.
Film Victoria, production company.
Fox, Kerry, actor.
Gibney, Rebecca, actor.
Goodall, Caroline, 1959- actor.
Hemsworth, Liam, 1990- actor.
Hirschfelder, David, composer (expression)
Hogan, P. J., screenwriter.
Ingenious Senior Film Fund, presenter.
Maslin, Sue, film producer.
McAlpine, Donald M., director of photography.
Moorhouse, Jocelyn, 1960- film director, screenwriter.
Motion Picture Lighting (Firm), production company.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Ham, Rosalie. Dressmaker.
Screen Australia, presenter.
Snook, Sarah, actor.
Soundfirm, production company.
Weaving, Hugo, 1960- actor.
White Hot Productions, production company.
Winslet, Kate, actor.