The Dressmaker

Jocelyn Moorhouse/119min/2015/Australia/Fiction

SHOWTIMES:

THU 01 DEC | 12.00 – 14.00 | GRHATAMA

Synopsis

Diangkat dari novel laris Rosalie Ham, The Dressmaker adalah film comedi drama yang mengisahkan pahit manis kehidupan di Australia era 1950an. Tilly Dunnage adalah seorang wanita canggung yang sejatinya cantik dan bertalenta. Ia kembali ke rumahnya di kota kecil Dungatar untuk memperbaiki masa lalu. Bersenjatakan mesin jahit dan selera gaya yang bagus, ia menyulap wanita-wanita di kota Dungatar dan dengan itu ia berhasil membalas dendam  pada siapa pun yang pernah melukainya.

Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham, The Dressmaker is a bittersweet, comedy-drama set in early 1950s Australia. Tilly Dunnage, a beautiful and talented misfit, returns home to the tiny town of Dungatar to right the wrongs of the past. Armed with her sewing machine and incredible sense of style, she transforms the women of the town and in so doing gets sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.

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Director

Jocelyn Moorhouse lahir di Melboune dan menamatkan pendidikan di  Australian Film Television dan Radio School tahun 1984. Film-filmnya telah ditayangkan di banyak festival film internasional dan memenangkan banyak penghargaan. Ia menyutradarai drama pertamanya, Sex With Strangers karya Laura Eason, di Sydney Theatre Company pada bulan Agustus 2012.

Jocelyn Moorhouse was born in Melbourne and graduated from the Australian Film Television and Radio School in 1984. Her films were screened at numerous international film festivals, winning many awards. She directed her first play, Sex With Strangers by Laura Eason, at the Sydney Theatre Company in August 2012.